Special Operations model for the U.S. Army replacing the MH-47D and MH-47E. The aircraft is equipped with Air-to-Air refuelling, engine exhaust suppressors, Digital Automatic Flight Control System (DAFCS), Common Avionics Architecture System (CAAS) cockpit and enhanced survivability equipment. Some aircraft are new builds, others upgraded MH-47Es.
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift devices: 2 in Tandem (Fore/aft) configuration
Crew required: 2 in Side-by-side arrangement
Landing gear: Wheels (non-retractable)