Boeing CH-47F Chinook

HH-47H Chinook


Boeing HH-47H Chinook

The HH-47, a variant based on the special operations aircraft MH-47G, was selected by the USAF as the winner of the Combat Search and Rescue ( CSAR-X ) competition on November 2006 in procure of 141 aircraft to replace its ageing fleet of HH-60G Page Hawks. Four HH-47 prototypes were to be built with expected initial deliveries by 2012. However, in February 2007 the contract award was protested and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) ordered the CSAR-X project to be re-bid.

In 2010, the USAF has decided to buy 112 Sikorsky UH-60M (as HH-60W) instead, despite a standing requirement for a larger helicopter

Model News

Air Force Releases New Amendment to CSAR-X RFP, 24-Apr-08 : WASHINGTON -- Air Force officials today released Amendment 6 to Request for Proposals for the Combat Search and Rescue helicopter.

Boeing Submits HH-47 CSAR Proposal to USAF, 07-Jan-08 : ST. LOUIS, MO - The Boeing Company today submitted its revised HH-47 Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) helicopter proposal to the U.S. Air Force in response to Amendment Five of the service's original request for proposals.

Officials react to CSAR-X report, 04-May-07 : WASHINGTON (AFNEWS) -- The Government Accountability Office released its redacted report May 3 regarding the Air Force's Request for Reconsideration on the Combat Search and Rescue Replacement vehicle, the CSAR-X.

Boeing Awarded U.S. Air Force Combat Search and Rescue Contract, 09-Nov-06 : ST LOUIS, MO - The Boeing Company’s HH-47 helicopter has been selected by the U.S. Air Force as the winner of the Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) program competition.

Boeing Selects Honeywell Engines for CSAR-X Program, 14-Aug-06 : ST LOUIS, MO - The Boeing Company has selected Honeywell T55-GA-714A turbo shaft engines to power the HH-47 helicopter proposed for the U.S. Air Force Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR-X) program.

    More News ...

List of Operators of Boeing HH-47H Chinook

From Organisation with model HH-47H Chinook

Construction Numbers

Help Us


Latest News

Final Assembly Started of First HH-60W

HWIC 2018 in the Netherlands

THG Gets AW139 for Namibia Offshore Operations

Bristow AW139 Five More Years in Guyana

RDDS Display SENSE at Heli Expo 2018

R66 Cargo Hook

Patriot South 2018 Exercise

HAL Launched Tender for ALH Civil Dhruv




Promote Your Services Here

share facebook     twitter     google     linkedin

Sponsored by
Viewpoint Saxon

Promote Here