The Dillon Aero Chinook Mount is a significantly lighter version of the General Dynamics variant. Weighing in at 45 lb (20.4 kg) – a reduction of 5 lb (2.6 kg) from the original construction. Its bi-fold design allows for quick removal and stowing in the event either the left side window or the right side doorway is needed for egress or ingress. The current floor plate assembly is strapped directly to the floor.
- Standard post pintle of 2.25” (accepts the Dillon Aero Vertical Arm)
- Accommodates two 4,000-round magazines and two batteries (for use with the M134D gun system)
- Compatible with the M134D, M240/MAG58, M60 and PKM machine guns
- Fits all versions of Chinook
Dillon Aero is the sole provider of the Chinook mount to the U.S. Army Special Operations. It is also in service with numerous foreign militaries.