Israel Selects CH-53K For Heavy-Lift Helo Contract

Credit: Sikorsky
Israel’s Ministry of Defense on Feb. 25 selected the Sikorsky CH-53K heavy-lift helicopter over the Boeing CH-47F Block II to replace a fleet of 23 CH-53s. “The new helicopter is adapted to the [Israel Air Force’s] operational requirements and to the challenges of the changing battlefield,” Defense...

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