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World's Most Famous Military Helicopter Gets New Engines So It Can Live to Be 100
World's Most Famous Military Helicopter Gets New Engines So It Can Live to Be 100

2 Jul 2024, 08:26 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / American helicopter maker Sikorsky announced it is ready to integrate the first pair of General Electric T901 engines into the Black Hawk helicopters

 
A Flying Wing With Rotors Is What Sikorsky Is Working on Now
A Flying Wing With Rotors Is What Sikorsky Is Working on Now

24 May 2024, 09:08 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Helicopter maker Sikorsky presented the first images of a drone it is working on for DARPA's AdvaNced airCraft Infrastructure-Less Launch And RecoverY

 
Sikorsky Finally Shows Its Impressive HEX Autonomous Tilt-Wing Hybrid-Electric VTOL
Sikorsky Finally Shows Its Impressive HEX Autonomous Tilt-Wing Hybrid-Electric VTOL

28 Feb 2024, 11:42 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Helicopter company Sikorsky presented the first renderings of a hybrid-electric VTOL it is currently working on, plus a bit more details

 
Autonomous Helicopters Fly at One Another to See If They Can Dodge in Time
Autonomous Helicopters Fly at One Another to See If They Can Dodge in Time

5 Feb 2024, 13:00 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA, DARPA and Sikosky test autonomous collision avoidance systems on two helicopters that flew on their own at the end of last year

 
Raider X Helicopter Brings Back Vietnam-Style Combat Missions in Most Ridiculous CGI
Raider X Helicopter Brings Back Vietnam-Style Combat Missions in Most Ridiculous CGI

12 Oct 2023, 07:58 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Lockheed Martin releases a new CGI clip showing the upcoming Defiant X attack reconnaissance helicopter in action over a Vietnam-like jungle

 
U.S. Navy Places Largest Order Ever for King Stallion Helos, They're Worth $2.7 Billion
U.S. Navy Places Largest Order Ever for King Stallion Helos, They're Worth $2.7 Billion

25 Aug 2023, 08:25 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The U.S. Navy awarded defense contractor Sikorsky a $2.7 billion contract for the delivery of an additional 35 CH-53K King Stallion helicopters

 
New eVTOL Prototype Called HEX to Teach Sikorsky More Tricks on Autonomous Flying
New eVTOL Prototype Called HEX to Teach Sikorsky More Tricks on Autonomous Flying

8 Mar 2023, 09:20 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Helicopter maker Sikorsky announced it is working on an eVTOL prototype meant to research autonomous aircraft for military and civilian use

 
This Staff Pick 'Lego Ideas' Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane Shows What Creativity Looks Like
This Staff Pick 'Lego Ideas' Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane Shows What Creativity Looks Like

5 Feb 2023, 16:34 UTC · By: Bogdan Bebeselea / Lego Ideas is a cool place to go to either look for unique ideas or just see what other people come up with, and this Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane takes the cake

 
Igor Sikorsky Was the Henry Ford of Helicopters, Founded His Company 100 Years Ago
Igor Sikorsky Was the Henry Ford of Helicopters, Founded His Company 100 Years Ago

24 Jan 2023, 03:14 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / No wonder one of the first pieces of technology to inspire the young Sikorsky was a rough blueprint by Leonardo da Vinci for an air screw

 
This Is the 5,000th Black Hawk Helicopter Ever Made, Will Serve With the U.S. Army
This Is the 5,000th Black Hawk Helicopter Ever Made, Will Serve With the U.S. Army

23 Jan 2023, 10:23 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The U.S. Army, the largest Black Hawk helicopter operator in the world, just got delivery of the 5,000th unit of the breed

 
Animation Makes Catching a Rocket Booster Mid-Air by Helicopter Look Easy
Animation Makes Catching a Rocket Booster Mid-Air by Helicopter Look Easy

3 Nov 2022, 08:06 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Rocket Lab releases an animation showing how it's attempt to recover a rocket booster mid-air will go on November 4, and it looks pretty easy

 
Sikorsky HH-60W Jolly Green II Combat Rescue Helicopter Gets Ready for Operations
Sikorsky HH-60W Jolly Green II Combat Rescue Helicopter Gets Ready for Operations

12 Oct 2022, 21:12 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The U.S. Air Force's HH-60W Jolly Green II has achieved initial operational capability. The next-generation helicopter will replace the aging HH-60G Pavehawk

 
Sikorsky S-76 Has Bentley Mulliner Bacalar-Inspired Interior, Shames Some Yachts
Sikorsky S-76 Has Bentley Mulliner Bacalar-Inspired Interior, Shames Some Yachts

18 Aug 2022, 09:28 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Fractional ownership aircraft Flexjet is showing for the first time a Bentley Mulliner Bacalar-inspired Sikorsky S-76 this weekend at The Quail

 
This 7,500 HP Beast of an Engine Will Spin the Blades of America’s Next Assault Helicopter
This 7,500 HP Beast of an Engine Will Spin the Blades of America’s Next Assault Helicopter

6 Aug 2022, 04:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Not long ago, Sikorsky and Boeing selected the Honeywell HTS7500 as the main engine for the Defiant Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft

 
Sikorsky's S-92 Helicopter Fleet Achieves Two Million Flight Hours
Sikorsky's S-92 Helicopter Fleet Achieves Two Million Flight Hours

26 Jul 2022, 16:04 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The global fleet of Sikorsky S-92 multi-mission aircraft has surpasses two million flight hours, with many more expected to be accumulated in the future

 
Sikorsky Delivers Another Unit of Its Heavy-Lift CH-53K Helicopter to the Marines
Sikorsky Delivers Another Unit of Its Heavy-Lift CH-53K Helicopter to the Marines

15 Jul 2022, 07:58 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Sikorsky announced recently that it delivered the third LRIP (low-rate initial production) CH-53K heavy-lift helicopter to the U.S. Marine Corps

 
Here’s an Army of Virtual Defiant Helicopters Waging War Like It’s Vietnam All Over Again
Here’s an Army of Virtual Defiant Helicopters Waging War Like It’s Vietnam All Over Again

2 Jun 2022, 08:47 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Helicopter maker Sikorsky released a computer generated video showing the Defiant X beast in action, has Vietnam War vibes to it

 
U.S. Marines' CH-53K King Stallion Heavy Lift Helicopter Is Ready for Operations
U.S. Marines' CH-53K King Stallion Heavy Lift Helicopter Is Ready for Operations

26 Apr 2022, 01:12 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The U.S. Marine Corps declared the CH-53K King Stallion heavy-lift helicopter operational. The first deployment of the heavy-lifter is planned for 2024

 
Sikorsky Raider X Helicopter Prototype 85 Percent Complete, Power Up Coming Next
Sikorsky Raider X Helicopter Prototype 85 Percent Complete, Power Up Coming Next

5 Apr 2022, 09:09 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Helicopter maker Sikorsky says it is almost ready building the competitive prototype of the Raider X machine meant for the FARA program

 
Sikorsky's S-92 Helicopter Flies 1,500 Miles Using Sustainable Fuel, Arrives in Dallas
Sikorsky's S-92 Helicopter Flies 1,500 Miles Using Sustainable Fuel, Arrives in Dallas

8 Mar 2022, 11:24 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Sikorsky's most reliable and popular helicopter, the S-92, arrived at the Hai Heli-Expo in Dallas using a blend of sustainable aviation fuel.