CH-147F Chinook video
Video / August 29, 2019
[Various clips of the CH-147F Chinook in action.]
[Music playing in the background.]
[On screen text: 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron is home to the CH-147F Chinook helicopter.
Based in Petawawa, Ontario the squadron reports to 1 Wing Kingston.
The CH-147F Chinook is a medium to heavy lift holicopter. It can lift up to 24,000 pounds.
It is used to transport equipment and personnel during domestic or deployed operations, including during disaster relief and for medical evacuations.
Width: 30 m
Height: 6 m
The Chinook can travel approximately 300 km/hr for a distance of 1,100 km on internal fuel.
The first CH-147F Chinook was delivered on June 27, 2013. The versatility, capacity and extended range of the Chinook make it ideal for operating in challenging environments.
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© Her Majesty The Queen in Right of Canada, represented by he Department of National Defence, 2019
© Sa Majesté la Reine du chef du Canada, représentée par le ministere de la Défense national, 2019
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31 July 2019
Editor AB Mathieu Potvin
AB Potvin, Cpl Ark, MCpl Parka, LS Rutherford, LS McDonald, Cpl Kelly
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