Boeing marks 50th anniversary of Chinook helicopter's 1st flight

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    Boeing and the U.S. Army today celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Chinook and the opening of a newly renovated Chinook production line in Ridley Township, Pa. This photo shows a U.S. Army CH-47A Chinook helicopter circa 1961. Today, the Boeing Chinook platform endures as the world's premier heavy-lift military helicopter.

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    1. ♫ Lion ♫ 43 months ago | reply

      Interesting :)

    2. Alvaro's Pix 43 months ago | reply

      A beauty!!! Happy Birthday Chinook!

    3. stealthyephraim 43 months ago | reply

      happy birthday Chinook!!!

    4. mambo1935 42 months ago | reply

      wow-spectacular!

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