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Sikorsky Pitches CH-53K to Turkey

By James T. McKenna | May 20, 2008

Sikorsky is vying with Boeing to sell heavy-lift helicopters to Turkey, according to the newspaper Today’s Zaman. Turkey has been talking with Boeing about acquiring 10 CH-47F Chinooks, the paper said, and has asked U.S. government approval of the deal. Now Sikorsky Aircraft is proposing a version of the CH-53K, the next-generation heavy-lifter it is developing for the U.S. Marine Corps. For related news


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