Boeing HC-1B Training Materials



Boeing Chinook 59-04982 tied securely to the ground for testing.

          Boeing Vertol HC-1B Chinook helicopter 59-04982.



          Extract from an Army Newsletter, dated May 1962:

...The HC-1B Chinook helicopter, planned replacement for the H-37A Mojave medium transport helicopter, is now being tested at the Vertol Division of Boeing Airplane Company. Chinook was built specifically to carry the Pershing. Its lifting capability is three tons and it will transport a crew of three plus 33 fully-equipped troops, or 24 litters. The Chinook is powered by two turbine engines, making the helicopter capable of a speed of 130 knots. Deliveries under the present contract will begin in December 1962.



             On this page one will find high quality training material on the Boeing Vertol HC-1B Chinook helicopter dating from the early 60s.


             Option 1: The following .pdf file is of high quality and suitable for printing. To prevent the local machine from locking up during the download, it is highly recommended the the viewer download the file to the local computer by Right Clicking with the Mouse and then select "Save As" to place it in the appropriate Directory.



          HC-1B Training Package - 173 Megabytes



             Option 2: Click-N-Go Here to download and view the individual pages as a .pdf file. [126 .pdf files]



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