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Boeing delivered new technologies and performance improvements to U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) with the Block II Chinook helicopter.
Boeing’s Philadelphia team recently delivered the first MH-47G Block II Chinook to SOCOM on time.
The company is on contract for 23 more MH-47G Block II Chinooks, having signed a contract with SOCOM in July.
Boeing has more than 4,600 employees in Pennsylvania supporting Chinook, the V-22 Osprey, MH-139A Grey Wolf and a number of services and engineering efforts. Including suppliers and vendors, Boeing’s activities support an estimated 16,000 jobs in Pennsylvania.