Sikorsky’s New ‘King Stallion’ Helicopter Is The Most Bad-ass Thing You’ll See Today

Sikorsky’s New ‘King Stallion’ Helicopter Is The Most Bad-ass Thing You’ll See Today
2 comments, 05/06/2014, by , in LOCAL, TECH
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Easily one of the coolest manufacturers to operate out of Connecticut is Sikorsky Aircraft. Their headquarters are located right here in Stratford just a few miles away from the CT BOOM offices. Which means a few times a day our writers look out the window to see some of the craziest black hawk helicopters being tested overhead. Every once in a while getting a little TOO close to the side of our building.

There is now a brand new chopper that we will definitely be keeping an eye out for.

Yesterday the Marine Corps held a special event down at Sikorsky’s Development Flight Center in Palm Beach County to debut their most powerful, technologically advanced, biggest load helicopter yet. The CH-53k or by it’s more bad-ass name “King Stallion”.

 

 

It’s only a matter of time now before the King Stallion is flying high above us here in Milford.

Awesome.

 

via Courant | Photo: Carline Jean, Sun Sentinel / May 4, 2014 

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2 comments

  1. Chris1972
    May 8th, 2014 2:01

    You probably won’t see the new King Stallion flying around here any time soon. It is being built at the WPB plant.

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  2. SeanTheProducr
    May 6th, 2014 16:30

    CTBOOM SikorskyAircrft Nice! I can’t wait to see it flying overhead here in Stratford.

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