The Chinook helicopter is featured here as a digital watercolor image.
As attack helicopters go, this helicopter may go down in helicopters history, not least for its sturdiness, versatility
and longevity as it is still participating in front line service.
With its twin engines, two rotor blades, its proving to be one of the best heavy lift helicopters, because on
paper,helicopters may be designed to be sturdy and reliable workhorses, but the Chinook has proved itself over the years to
be all of these, and certainly could not be described as a paper helicopter.
As one of the worlds' most successful heavy lift helicopters, it is no surprise that it is being used by sixteen nations
around the world, but its main users continue to be the United States Army and the Royal Air Force.