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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #500 on: August 18, 2016, 11:18:02 »
And now, competing for the flying 10 tonne truck of the year award:

https://youtu.be/UxW8psYbeJY
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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #501 on: August 18, 2016, 17:10:18 »
Looks like a flying colostomy bag... ;D

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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #502 on: August 18, 2016, 18:07:28 »
Looks like a flying colostomy bag... ;D

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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #503 on: August 19, 2016, 03:29:44 »
That is actually pretty sci-fi looking!  It's neat to see how some aspects of the future are unfolding.  :)


*While both look like something out of a science fiction movie, I'm referring to the blimp.  Not Kim Kardashian's face.
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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #504 on: August 19, 2016, 10:49:30 »


Thunderbirds are Go!   [:D

I quit the Boys Brigade because it conflicted with my Thunderbirds watching.
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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #505 on: August 19, 2016, 11:12:24 »
Now THAT was worldwide logistical support  ;D

Could even carry a submarine!

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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #506 on: August 20, 2016, 08:39:56 »


Thunderbirds are Go!   [:D

I quit the Boys Brigade because it conflicted with my Thunderbirds watching.

T2 was my favourite! :nod:

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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #507 on: August 20, 2016, 16:57:06 »


Thunderbirds are Go!   [:D

I quit the Boys Brigade because it conflicted with my Thunderbirds watching.

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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #508 on: August 20, 2016, 17:45:02 »
Please not.

I am sorely tempted to abuse my powers and cleanse that post.

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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #509 on: August 20, 2016, 18:01:29 »
Please. 



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Re: CH47 Chinook
« Reply #510 on: December 11, 2016, 15:09:13 »
Back to Chinooks, finally...

A reporter whose articles will not be posted here has announced that CH147201 will be restored and displayed at the museum in Trenton and CH147206 will be restored and displayed at 450 Squadron's hangar in Petawawa.