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Canadian Armed Forces


Joint Task Force Afghanistan Air Wing

2008 to 2011    




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JTF-Afg AW Canadian Armed Forces

On July 30, 2011 Canadian Helicopter Force Afghanistan s (CHFA) operations ended. Figures:
First flight: 28dec08;
Last flight: 30jul11
Total passengers flown: 90.723
Total cargo flown: 3. 219 tn
Total hours flown: 7.084,5

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News about this Rotary Wing Unit :

Canadian CH-147D Chinooks to Museums, 06-Dec-16 : The two remaining RCAF CH-147 D-model Chinook in Canadian inventory have been delivered to museums in Trenton and Petawawa, Ontario. Other two were sold and two were lost in Afghanistan.

Canadian CH-146 Griffons arrive in Afghanistan, 22-Dec-08 : KABUL, Afghanistan by ISAF - Six Canadian Griffon helicopters landed at the Kandahar Air Field via C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, Dec. 20. The Griffons are the first Canadian helicopters to arrive at the Canadian Air Wing in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan Air: six MI17s, six Chinooks and UAVs lease, 07-Aug-08 : Canada to enhance air assets in Afghanistan with the lease of medium helicopters and the purchase the CH-47D already in theatre


Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
2008/11AF KandaharOAKN


Models Login to Edit

YearsModels
2010/11CH-178
2008/11CH-146 Griffon
2008/11CH-47D Chinook

Construction Numbers for Afghanistan Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
46401 ch-146 146401 : CAF; ex C-FUTT; 30jan08 pictured with 408 Sqn in Ft Bliss, Texas USA durin+
: Dec08 deployed from Mirabel, Quebec to Afghanistan on C-17 (CC-177)
46414 ch-146 146414 : CAF; Dec08 deployed from Mirabel, Quebec to Afghanistan on C-17 (CC-177)
46434 ch-146 146434 : Dec08 deployed from Mirabel, Quebec to Afghanistan on C-17 (CC-177)
: w/o 06jul09 collision with barrier, near Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan.+
46438 ch-146 146438 : CAF; Dec08 deployed from Mirabel, Quebec to Afghanistan on C-17 (CC-177);
46465 ch-146 146465 : CAF; Dec08 deployed from Mirabel, Quebec to Afghanistan on C-17 (CC-177)
46478 ch-146 146478 : 15feb09 pictured at Kandahar, Afghanistan
M.3284 ch-47d 147201 : ex BuNo 89-00130. CAF d/d 2009 in Afghanistan; Oct11 to AMARG
US Army Aviation 89-00130 : US Army cnvt. from ex CH-47C 68-16017; 2009 to Canada as 147201
: US Army; 1997 7-101 AVN
M.3085 ch-47d 147202 : ex BuNo 84-24181. CAF d/d 2009 in Afghanistan; w/o 05aug10 brought down by+
US Army Aviation 84-24181 : US Army cnvt. from ex CH-47C 67-18550; 2009 to Canada as 147202
: 1990 we had a class b accident in Saudi Arabia during Desert Shield. aircr+
M.3205 ch-47d 1963 147203 : ex BuNo 87-00086. CAF d/d 2009 in Afghanistan; Oct11 to AMARG
US Army Aviation 87-00086 : US Army cnvt. from ex CH-47A 62-02133.; 1994 5-159AVN; 1995 5-159AVN; end +
: March 2004 - March 2005: Deployed from Hawaii to Afghanistan for OEF V
: scrapped serviceable components removed for F model program Middletown Del+
: Aug14 in Middletown Delaware USA along with 147204 being utilized as maint+
M.3058 ch-47d 147204 : ex BuNo 84-24154. CAF d/d 2009 in Afghanistan; Oct11 to AMARG
US Army Aviation 84-24154 : US Army cnvt. from ex CH-47A 64-13140; 2009 to Canada as 147204
: Aug14 in Middletown Delaware USA along with 147203 being utilized as maint+
M.3155 ch-47d 147205 : ex BuNo 86-01650. CAF d/d 2009 in Afghanistan; w/o 15may11 during landing +
US Army Aviation 86-01650 : US Army cnvt. from ex CH-47A 66-00103; 2009 to Canada as 147205
M.3156 ch-47d 147206 : ex BuNo 86-01651. CAF d/d 2009 in Afghanistan; Oct11 to AMARG
US Army Aviation 86-01651 : US Army cnvt. from ex CH-47A 65-08015; 2009 to Canada as 147206
CH-178 178404 : CAF Mi-17V-5 May10-Aug11, Afghanistan
CH-178 178405 : CAF Mi-17V-5 May10-Aug11, Afghanistan
CH-178 178406 : CAF Mi-17V-5 Jun10-Aug11, Afghanistan
CH-178 178407 : CAF Mi-17V-5 Jun10-Aug11, Afghanistan
16 serials found for Afghanistan

Operations

DatesOperation
20-dec-01AF ISAF



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