17 octombrie 2019

Sikorsky Tapped For CH-53E Production Kits | Saudis And Russians Discuss Defense Co-Operation | Raytheon and Korean Air Partner Up

defenseindustrydaily.com

Americas Sikorsky won a $7.9 million firm-fixed-price delivery order that procures 36 improved nacelles production kits in support of the CH-53E in-service aircraft. The CH-53E Super Stallion is a heavy-lift helicopter. It was developed from the CH-53 Sea Stallion mainly by adding a third engine, adding a seventh blade to the main rotor and canting the tail rotor 20 degrees. A total of 172 Super Stallions have been delivered and 165 are in service with marine corps squadrons in the Pacific [...]