Defence Helicopter

King Stallion gets its feet wet

25th June 2020 - 14:00 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) announced on 24 June that the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion has successfully completed an initial two weeks of sea trials on USS Wasp in the Atlantic.

Activities included launch and recovery; rotor start and shutdown; blade fold; and shipboard compatibility testing.

All tests were ...

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