First operational mission for the new CH-47F MYII CAAS delivered to 298 Squadron on 14 April 2021. These new helicopters will replace the existing 11 CH-47D and 6 older CH-47F models. In the end the RNLAF will operate 20 new identical CH-47F MYII CAAS Chi
First operational mission for this new RNLAF helicopter of which 15 will be delivered to 298 sqn at Gilze-Rijen. The remaining 5 will be use for pilot training in the USA with 302 sqn at Fort Hood-Killeen/Robert Gray AAF, Texas.