The Chinook HC.6 was ordered in 2009. The initial request for 24 aircraft was later reduced to 14.
14 serials reserved for new airframes, ZK550-ZK563, with deliveries due to commence in 2015. The 14th and final airframe was delivered to the RAF in early Dec 2015.
For a summary of the Chinook in RAF service, please follow this link.
|Years||Units||bold : Current base of the Unit|
|2015/||28 squadron|| RAF Benson |
|2015/||PCOCU|| RAF Benson |
|2014/||7 squadron|| RAF Odiham |
List of Aircraft
|C/N||Mod||Built||ID In this Organisation||In other Org|
|M.7701||2012|| ZK550: RAF Chinook HC.6 f/f 15mar13 as N701UK at Philadelphia, USA|| N701UK: RAF Chinook Mk6 reg Dec12 |
Jul13 at Casa Grande regional airport, AZ
|M.7702||2013|| ZK551: ex N702UK, Mode S code A95DC8. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7703||2012|| ZK552: ex N703UK, Mode S code A9617F. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7704|| ZK553: ex N700UK, Mode S code A9565A. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7705||2012|| ZK554: ex N705UK, Mode S code A968ED. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7706|| ZK555: ex N706UK, Mode S code A96CA4. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7707|| ZK556: ex N707UK, Mode S code A9705B. Built as Chinook HC.6. Shippe+|
|M.7708|| ZK557: ex N708UK, Mode S code A97412. Built as Chinook HC.6 Shippe+|
|M.7709|| ZK558: ex N709UK, Mode S code A977C9. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7710|| ZK559: ex N710UK, Mode S code A97DD9. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7711|| ZK560: ex N711UK, Mode S code A98190. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7712|| ZK561: ex N712UK, Mode S code A98547. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7713|| ZK562: ex N713UK, Mode S code A988FE. Built as Chinook HC.6|
|M.7714|| ZK563: ex N714UK, Mode S code A98CB5. Built as Chinook HC.6|