Equipping Defence

Medium Lift Helicopter

Medium Lift Helicopter
Project Number:
AIR 9000 Phase 5C
Service:
Australian Army
Sector:
Land and Vehicles

Project description

This project seeks to replace the extant Australian Defence Force (ADF) Medium Lift Helicopter capability of CH-47D Chinook helicopters with seven new modernised CH-47F Chinook helicopters, two Transportable Flight Proficiency Simulators (TFPS) and associated supporting systems.

Deliverable Original Planned Achieved / Forecast Notes

Project Year of Commencement

Feb 2010

Initial Materiel Release (IMR)

Jan 2016

Jan 2016

Initial Operational Capability (IOC)

Jan 2016

Jan 2016

Final Materiel Release (FMR)

Jan 2017

Jan 2017

Final Operational Capability (FOC)

Jan 2017

Jan 2017

Content is current as at December 2014 and will be updated annually.

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