Sikorsky Will Build X2 Prototypes

Credit: Sikorsky Concept
Sikorsky will press ahead in 2011 with plans to build two prototype demonstrators of its S-97 Raider X2 high-speed compound helicopter, with the goal of persuading the U.S. Army to select it over conventional candidates as a replacement for the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior. The move follows a successful run...

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