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King Stallion faults hinder flight tests

22nd January 2019 - 09:26 GMT | by Tim Martin in London


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Discovery of CH-53K King Stallion technical issues and the 'inadequate' speed of their disclosure, has led to a flight test efficiency rate below projections originally set by the US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Shephard has learnt. 

Of those issues, the service identified exhaust gas re-ingestion as an ongoing ...

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