05-Jan-21 ZA679 Boeing CH-47F Wantage, UK

Helicopter made a precautionary landing, but the field was very soft and it sank into the soil, which initiated an exercise to extract it using cranes etc over two or three days.

RAF Benson photo

Date:
5 January, 2021
Reg:
ZA679
Make:
Boeing
Model:
CH-47
Country:
UK
Link:
https://www.facebook.com/RAFBenson/posts/10157548013226128
Link:
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9126121/Chinook-helicopter-gets-bogged-muddy-field-mechanical-failure.html
Link:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-oxfordshire-55590586

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