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*T55 section includes a paid partnership with Honeywell Aerospace*


The CH-47 Chinook is regarded by many as the world's most iconic helicopter. Dating all the way back to the Vietnam War, the unique tandem rotor design and engines allow this aircraft to fly with unmatched stability and speed, wherever it is called to go in the world. Watch as Sam Eckholm, a social media content creator who specializes in military technology, spotlights this incredible aircraft with the Illinois Army National Guard. Sam goes in-depth on the platform as well as Honeywell’s T55 Turboshaft Engines that power this rotorcraft.

This is a black Friday video premier you won’t want to miss.

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To learn more about Honeywell's incredible T55 engine that powers the CH-47, click below.

Video Chapters:

0:00 Intro

0:53 Background & Capabilities

2:19 Honeywell T-55 Engines

3:11 Weapons Capability

3:52 Flight Engineer

6:04 Pilot Walkaround

8:22 Cockpit View

9:05 Flight Time

12:01 Conclusion