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Sikorsky S-92 Helibus
Sikorsky's S-92 Helibus has completed a 50-min. first flight at the company's West Palm Beach, Fla., Development Flight Center.
On Dec. 23, the helicopter made eight takeoffs and landings, hovered and flew forward at speeds up to 30 kt. during its initial flight. It also flew sideways at speeds up to 20 kt. The aircraft was piloted by John Dixson, Sikorsky chief pilot, and Bob Spaulding, S-92 program chief pilot.