○○○ close ⪢⪢
The Taliban seizes power in Afghanistan Sunday, bringing to a close the United States' 20-year combat
mission in America's longest war.
○○○ CH-47 Chinook ⪢⪢
Developed in the 1950s by Boeing Vertol, the CH-47 Chinook took its first flight in 1962 with the intention to provide heavy lift transport capabilities in rugged terrain and combat