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    Royal Air Force 414 - H-47D Chinook

    Chinook HC.2 / HC.2A / HC.3 listed here. For the RAF Chinook history see here

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    Operation Peleda : RAF Chinooks in Estonia, 23-Jan-23 : #Estonia Royal Air Force 18(B) Squadron deployed 3 Chinook helicopters to Ämari Air Base, Estonia for Operation Peleda

    Change of Command for RAF Chinooks in Mali, 14-Mar-21 : #Mali Change of command at the RAF 1310 (Tactical Support) Flight currently deployed in Mali. Three RAF Chinook are in West Africa since 2018 under Operation Newcombe supporting the French anti-terrorist mission Barkhane

    RAF Chinook Heavy Lifting in Mali, 17-Jan-21 : #Chinook RAF 27 Squadron has 3 Chinook helicopters deployed in Gao, Mali as the 1310 Flt in support of French mission Operation Barkhane

    RAF Chinook 40th Anniversary, 01-Dec-20 : The Royal Air Force remembered the arrival at RAF Odiham on 22nd November 1980 of the first Chinook helicopter. The Chinook has been involved in every major conflict since then seeing action in the South Atlantic, Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Kosovo, Sierra Leone, Iraq and Afghanistan

    British Joint Helicopter Command in Mali, 13-Nov-20 : #Mali British Tri-Service Joint Helicopter Command (JHC) deployed RAF Chinook heavy lifting helicopters in Mali since 2018 in support of the French-led counter-terrorism operation in the Sahel

    RAF Chinook Personnel Volunteering in NHS, 21-May-20 : #coronavirus RAF Odiham personnel supporting the National Health Service (NHS) by volunteering as co-responders for the South Central Ambulance Service

    RAF Chinook Recognized with Kossler Award, 11-Apr-20 : #Kossler RAF Chinook crews from RAF Odiham wins the Vertical Flight Society Kossler Award for their job done at the Todbrook Reservoir to save the town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire during the 2019 rainfall. The helicopters flew 58 hours and laid 620 one-ton bags of aggregate to shore up the spillway

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