Boeing and Sikorsky show new high-speed SB-1 Defiant video

American aerospace company Boeing on Twitter released a new video with the upcoming SB-1 Defiant helicopter. The #SB1Defiant team has been pushing the flight envelope during recent testing. We’re demonstrating this #FVL aircraft can maneuver and fly fast at low altitudes, critical for the @USArmy’s mission success. 🎥: @Sikorsky pic.twitter.com/PmyqJs4yTB — Boeing Defense (@BoeingDefense) May […]

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Sikorsky Aircraft introduced a helicopter that you can learn to fly in 45 minutes

The U.S. Department of Defense and several startups are interested in simplifying and making autonomous control of helicopters and other aircraft. Among the interesting programs in this direction is Matrix Technology, which is engaged in the Lockheed Martin division of Sikorsky Aircraft. The latter recently introduced a completely new concept for controlling a helicopter. Wired […]

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Piasecki X-49 SpeedHawk

Piasecki X-49 SpeedHawk is an American military helicopter designed by Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation and technically optimized by Piasecki Aircraft specialists. The development of the Piasecki X-49 SpeedHawk aircraft began by American engineers in the mid-90s, while the helicopter design was developed by Sikorsky Aircraft specialists even earlier, however, for some technical reasons, it was not […]

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Sikorsky S-434

Sikorsky S-434 – a light multi-purpose American helicopter, developed by the American aircraft manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft in 2008. The helicopter model Sikorsky S-434 is nothing more than an improved version of the helicopter of another American aircraft manufacturer – Schweizer S-333, which appeared in the late 80s of the last century. The intended purpose of […]

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Sikorsky S-300

The Sikorsky S-300 is a lightweight multi-purpose helicopter developed in 1964 and manufactured by aircraft manufacturers such as Hughes Aircraft, Schweizer Aircraft Corporation, and Sikorsky Aircraft. The development of the light multi-purpose aircraft Sikorsky S-300 also called the Hughes S-300 and Schweizer S-300, began in the late 50s of the last century, while initially it […]

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Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone

Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone is a multi-purpose deck helicopter developed in 2008 by the American company Sikorsky Aircraft, commissioned by the Canadian armed forces. The development of the Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone helicopter was carried out by American engineers based on the Sikorsky S-92 transport helicopter model, however, aircraft manufacturers borrowed only some elements of the original […]

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Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King

Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King is a military anti-submarine helicopter developed by aircraft designers of Sikorsky Aircraft in 1963. The beginning of the development of the Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King anti-submarine helicopter was initiated by the military command of the US Navy in the late 50s of the last century, while the detection and destruction of […]

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Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane

Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane is an American high-capacity transport helicopter manufactured by aircraft manufacturers Sikorsky Aircraft and Erickson Air-Crane since 1962. The development of this aircraft was initially conducted exclusively by the aircraft manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft based on the US military helicopter Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe, while the appearance of the aircraft remained virtually unchanged, however, the […]

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Sikorsky S-61R

Sikorsky S-61R is an American multi-purpose transport helicopter developed in 1959 by the aircraft manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation. The helicopter model Sikorsky S-61R began to be developed by American aircraft engineers in 1957, while the design of the aircraft was carried out based on the helicopter Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King, and the development of two […]

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Sikorsky S-61

Sikorsky S-61 is a multi-purpose American helicopter developed by Sikorsky Aircraft specialists in 1959. The development of this type of aircraft was initiated by the U.S. Navy, and, initially, it was assumed that the Sikorsky S-61 aircraft would be an effective means of combat against submarines, in particular, it was supposed to equip the helicopter […]

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