Marine Corps delays 1st deployment of new heavy-lift helicopter to 2026

[ad_1] NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — The Marine Corps plans to deploy its powerful new heavy-lift helicopter for the first time in 2026 — the year after it previously had anticipated. The CH-53K King Stallion will get deployed from the East Coast sometime in 2026 with a Marine expeditionary unit, said Col. Kate Fleeger, the helicopter’s … Read more

First three MH-60R naval helicopters join Hellenic Navy

[ad_1] The Hellenic Navy has formally inducted the first three of seven Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk maritime helicopters. Greece has signed a contract to acquire the MH-60R helicopters for an estimated US$600 million to provide the country with anti-surface and anti-submarine warfare, vertical replenishment, search and rescue and communications relay capabilities. The remaining four helicopters will … Read more