CH-47D/F Chinook

Technical Specs

Powerplant:

  • Two Textron Lycoming T55-L712 engines
Chinook dimensions

Rotor System:

  • Three blades per hub (two hubs)
  • Fiberglass construction
  • Speed: 225 r/min
  • Manual folding blades

Performance at 50,000 lb:

SL cruise: 143 kn.

Rate of climb: 1,522 ft/min.

Range: SL and ISA, 230 nmi.

Crew:

Cockpit-crew seats: 2

Cabin-troop seats/litters: 33/24

Weights:

Max gross: 50,000 lbs.

Empty: 23,401 lbs.