Since the flight of the world’s first practical helicopter in 1939, Sikorsky has remained the industry leader through its commitment to innovation, excellence and safety. Sikorsky pioneers flight solutions that bring people home everywhere, every time, in commercial and military markets around the world.
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Twenty-five nations depend on the multi-mission Black Hawk helicopters for their versatility, dependability and ruggedness. More than 2,300 Black Hawk family aircraft have been in service, providing 30 years of legendary performance for tactical operations worldwide.
The MH-60R Seahawk helicopter elevates tactical maritime mission capability by building on six decades of Sikorsky's naval helicopter experience. The Seahawk has a mix of sophisticated sensors and serves as the U.S. Navy's primary anti-submarine and anti-surface warfare aircraft.
Sikorsky designed and built the CH-53K heavy lift helicopter, which triples the external load carrying capacity of the CH-53E aircraft to more than 27,000 pounds over a mission radius of 110 nautical miles. The new heavy lifter will allow the U.S. Marine Corps to move troops and equipment from ship to shore, and to higher altitude terrain more quickly and effectively than ever before.
The S-92® helicopter is the most advanced aircraft in Sikorsky's civil product line, certified to the most stringent safety requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency. The helicopter's advanced health and usage monitoring system sets a new level of reliability and enables cutting-edge fleet management services.
The legendary S-76® helicopter operates successfully in more than 40 countries on five continents, fulfilling its many missions in varied environmental conditions found worldwide.
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Sikorsky Raider Flies Again As Lockheed Merger Nears
Aviation Week, October 5, 2015