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Chinook helicopter loaded into giant cargo plane for trip to Indonesia

Chinook helicopter loaded into giant cargo plane for trip to Indonesia

Chinook to Indonesia

A Billings Flying Service Chinook helicopter is loaded onto a Russian Antonov AN-124 cargo airplane at the Billings airport Tuesday afternoon for a flight to Indonesia. 

A Billings Flying Service Chinook helicopter is loaded onto a Russian Antonov AN-124 cargo airplane at the Billings airport Tuesday afternoon for a flight to Indonesia.

The Indonesian government is staging the helicopter there for a year for firefighting operations. The Chinook will be operated by crews from Billings.

The Antonov AN-124 is the second largest airplane in the world and will be departing Billings on Wednesday morning.

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