New Chinook Opens Portal to Army's Future
Photo Credit: Gregory Frye
Fort Campbell, Ky., received the first CH-47F Chinook helicopter during a ceremony Aug. 15. Company B, 7th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, is the first and only unit in the world to receive the $30 million bird, most notable for its tandem rotors and heavy-lift abilities.
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