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Royal Netherlands Air Force CH-47F MYII CAAS
 
Latest update: October 2020
 
Milestones
 
Date Royal Netherlands Air Force CH-47 program highlights
   
19-08-20 Delivery of D-476 and D-477 to 302 squadron based at Fort Hood, Texas. Departed Huntsville, AL on 18.08.20
30-07-20 D-479 delivered to SES International, Huntsville, Alabama. Departed Boeing Ridley Park Philadelphia,PA on 29.07.20
28-07-20 Acceptance of the ninth CH-47F CAAS II (D-480) by CLSK.
24-07-20 D-477 and D-478 delivered to SES International, Huntsville, Alabama. Departed Boeing Ridley Park Philadelphia,PA on 23.07.20
21-07-20 Delivery of D-474 and D-475 to 302 squadron based at Fort Hood, Texas. Departed Huntsville, AL on 20.07.20
15-07-20 Acceptance of the eighth CH-47F CAAS II (D-479) by CLSK.
25-06-20 Acceptance of the seventh CH-47F CAAS II (D-478) by CLSK.
24-06-20 D-476 delivered to SES International, Huntsville, Alabama. Departed Boeing Ridley Park Philadelphia,PA on 23.06.20
23-06-20 Acceptance of the sixth CH-47F CAAS II (D-477) by CLSK.
02-06-20 D-475 delivered to SES International, Huntsville, Alabama. Departed Boeing Ridley Park Philadelphia,PA on 01.06.20
30-05-20 D-474 delivered to SES International, Huntsville, Alabama. Departed Boeing Ridley Park Philadelphia,PA on 29.05.20
28-05-20 Acceptance of the fifth CH-47F CAAS II (D-476) by CLSK.
20-05-20 Acceptance of the fourth CH-47F CAAS II (D-475) by CLSK.
06-05-20 D-472 and D-473 arrived (delivered) to SES International, Huntsville, Alabama.
05-05-20 Delivery flight of D-472 and D-473 fromBoeing Ridley Park Philadelphia,PA to Huntsville, Alabama.
28-04-20 Acceptance of the third CH-47F CAAS II (D-474) by CLSK.
02-04-20 Acceptance of the second CH-47F CAAS II (D-473) by CLSK.
31-03-20 Acceptance of the first CH-47F CAAS II (D-472) by CLSK.
22-03-19 The two CH-47F's departed Gilze-Rijen by road to the port of Antwerp (Belgium) for transport to the USA.
28-04-17 US DoD awards Boeing the contract to build 2 CH-47F's and retrofit the six CH-47's already in service,
  to be delivered by July 30, 2021.
14-04-16 US DoD awards Boeing the contract to build 12 CH-47F's to be delivered by December 31, 2020.
07-09-15 The minister of defence announced to purchase 14 new CH-47F MYII CAAS.
23-03-15 DCSA approved the possible sale of 17 CH-47F Chinooks.
   
 
Comment(s):

The Chinook are delivered to the US Army at Huntsville, Alabama where they will be validated by the US Army and receive Post Production Modifications. After completion they will be delivered to 302 squadron based at Fort Hood, Texas.
298 squadron will receive its first CH-47F CAAS II by the end of 2020 or early 2021.