Honeywell Overhauled 1000th T55 Engine, 15-Feb-18 : The Corpus Christi Army Depot completed the overhaul of the 1,000th T55 engine. More than 6,000 T55 have been produced and logged more than 12 million hours of operation on the CH/MH-47 Chinook
Chinook First Time On HMS Queen Elizabeth Hangar, 08-Feb-18 : A Chinook has been stowed in the hangar of a British aircraft carrier for the first time. The Royal Air Force 7 Squadron CH-47 fit on new HMS Queen Elizabeth’ hangar without need to fold the rotors
Firefighter Chinook Tracking System, 06-Dec-17 : Helimax Aviation new underslung bucket additional telemetry unit (ATU) onboard tracking system successfully tested on its CH-47D Chinook currently deployed in Australia
Greece Requested Five CH-47D Chinooks Via FMS, 28-Apr-17 : Greece requested 5 ex US Army CH-47D helicopters through a $80M Foreign Military Sale (FMS). The Hellenic Army is already a Chinook user having receiving first units back in 1982
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.
South Carolina Guards Retires CH-47D, 26-Aug-16 : A South Carolina Army National Guard CH-47D Chinook, number 368, was retired and sold to Summit Aviation where it will be either resold or dismantled. 2-238th GSAB now using F model
Tanked Chinook Wins US Forest Service Contracts, 22-Apr-16 : Columbia Helicopters has five aircraft under contract with the U.S. Forest Service this season for firefighting and is introducing the (former US Army) CH-47D Chinook tanked Helicopters