Sikorsky has been awarded a $1.13 billion contract to build 12 CH-53K King Stallion heavy-lift helicopters for the U.S. Navy.
The Stallion is the only helicopter that can lift 18 tons in a single flight—and can carry most of that weight over a hundred miles in sometimes difficult flying conditions. Its carrying capacity will exceed that of all other military helicopters.
The aircraft benefits from the latest in manufacturing and operations technology. In fact, Sikorsky and its parent com…
Source URL: Sikorsky To Deliver New King Stallion Helicopters for the Navy
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