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List of Boeing CH-47 Chinook operators

This is a list of military units using the Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopter.

Contents

OperatorsEdit

  AustraliaEdit

 
A Royal Australian Air Force CH-47C lifting the wreckage of an A-20 Boston

see: CH-47 in Australian service

  CanadaEdit

  Republic of ChinaEdit

  EgyptEdit

Egypt bought 15 CH-47Cs that were originally part of an order for Iran, which was canceled after the fall of the Shah.

  GreeceEdit

  IndiaEdit

  IranEdit

 
JGSDF's Kawasaki CH-47J

  ItalyEdit

  JapanEdit

  South KoreaEdit

  Saudi ArabiaEdit

  LibyaEdit

  MoroccoEdit

  NetherlandsEdit

  SingaporeEdit

  SpainEdit

  ThailandEdit

Three ex-US Army CH-47As were provided to Thailand in 1971, being the first military export of the Chinook. One CH-47A was returned to US Army in 1983. Six CH-47D were delivered in 1991 and currently stored.

  TurkeyEdit

  United Arab EmiratesEdit

  United KingdomEdit

 
RAF Chinook HC.2 'ZA674'

  United StatesEdit

Former operatorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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