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    Sikorsky Recognized Kaman for Seahawk Radome, 04-Aug-20 : #Seahawk Kaman Composite Vermont (KCV), part of Kaman Corp, named Rotary and Mission Systems Elite Supplier by Sikorsky in recognition of the partnership on the design and development of their MH-60R radome program with more than 200 already delivered

    CH-53K King Stallion First Time at Sea, 25-Jun-20 : #USSWasp The future USMC heavy lift helicopter, the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion, completed first sea trials aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD-1)

    Lockheed Martin Statement on Coronavirus, 28-Mar-20 : #coronavirus Marillyn Hewson, Chairman, President and CEO of Lockheed Martin, the parent company of Sikorsky helicopters, gave a statement regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak response

    Erickson S-64F+ Air Crane, 29-Jan-20 : Heli-Expo 2020 Erickson announced at Heli Expo 2020 a new production line of the S-64 air crane. Pushed by recent orders and deliveries, the legacy helicopter will be followed by the future S-64F+ with new innovations and enhancements

    Sikorsky’s Top Moments of 2019, 27-Dec-19 : #Year2019 A reviews of Sikorsky’s Top Moments of year 2019

    Engine Integration Issues on CH-53K Resolved, 17-Dec-19 : #ExhaustGas State-of-the-art computational modeling helped a joint team design a validated solution to mitigate Exhaust Gas Re-ingestion on the CH-53K King Stallion, the future US Marine Corps heavy-lift helicopter

    CH-53K Active Training Controls by Stirling, 06-Dec-19 : #CH53K Stirling Dynamics developed and delivered the first set of CH-53K active controls to NAVAIR in Patuxent River, MD to be used in the aircraft testing

    CH-53K Tested Chaff and Flare Dispensers, 01-Nov-19 : #CH53K Sikorsky successfully completed the first test of the integrated chaff and flare dispensers in the CH-53K helicopter

    Logistics Center in Germany for CH-53K Promised, 29-Oct-19 : Sikorsky and Rheinmetall plan construction of CH-53K helicopter logistics and fleet management center with numerous high-tech jobs at Leipzig/Halle Airport if selected in the Germany’s “Schwerer Transporthubschrauber” (STH) heavy lift helicopter program

    First Six Marine One VH-92A Ordered, 11-Jun-19 : #MarineOne Sikorsky awarded $542 million contract for 6 Lot 1 VH-92A presidential helicopters for Marine Squadron HMX-1. Expected to be completed by April 2022 and be the first of eventually 23 helicopters

    Stratford Hangar Named Sergei Sikorsky, 31-May-19 : Sikorsky dedicates Stratford military hangar to Sergei Sikorsky, son of company’s founder, Igor Sikorsky.

    CH-53K Formally Enters Germany’s STH Competition, 30-May-19 : Sikorsky and its Germany industry partners, including Rheinmetall, formally presented the CH-53K to the German Air Force “Schwerer Transporthubschrauber” (STH) competition

    CH-53K First Contract Covers 12 Helicopters, 19-May-19 : #CH53K The US Navy, as the organization responsible for USMC aircraft acquisitions, signed $1.3B contract for first 12 of eventually 200 CH-53K. Known as Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) Lot 2 and 3, will be delivered in 2022

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