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US Army Testing T408 Engine on a NCH-47 Chinook, 20-Apr-20 : #T408 Boeing, GE Aviation and the US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Aviation & Missile Center completed another ground test of the T408-GE-400 engines on a NCH-47D Chinook to evaluate the the feasibility and reduce risks of repowering the entire Chinook fleet with a more technologically advanced turboshaft engine

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

Nevada National Guard Clean Up Truckee Meadows, 08-Jan-16 : More than 60,000 pounds of mangled steel, shattered glass, and sun-cracked rubber were removed by CH-47 Chinook helicopter from the 1-189th AVN from remote areas surrounding Reno in Nevada

Boeing Extends Corpus Christi Army Depot Partnership, 12-Jun-15 : Boeing received a five-year contract extending partnership with Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD) supporting overhaul of parts for AH-64 Apache and CH-47 Chinook helicopters

Mass Casualty Exercise Angel Thunder 2015, 05-Jun-15 : Angel Thunder 2015 saw US Army CH-47D Chinooks, German Air Force CH-53GS and USAF HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters along students from local universities in a mass casualty exercise in northern Arizona

Summit Aviation Prepares Chinook For Civilian Job, 11-Sep-14 : MIDDLETOWN, Delaware – Summit Aviation recently helped a veteran of military aviation, a Boeing CH-47D Chinook helicopter, make a groundbreaking transition into a productive new role in civilian life, firefighting.

Older Chinook helicopters on sale, 04-Jun-14 : The Army completed the sale of the first 10 CH-47D Chinook helicopters that were auctioned through the General Services Administration website.

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