Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Boeing Wins UK Chinook Contract
The UK Ministry of Defence has awarded Boeing a £1 billion ($1.64 billion) contract for 14 new CH-47 Mk-6 Chinooks for the Royal Air Force (RAF). Boeing will also support the RAF’s new helicopters for five years after delivery. The new-build Chinooks are part of the MoD’s plans to expand the RAF fleet to more than 50 Chinooks.
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