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Sikorsky Awarded $126M for Lot 3 King Stallion Helicopter Long Lead Items

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a $126.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain long lead materials for the low-rate initial production of seven CH-53K King Stallion helicopters. Sikorsky will procure the items needed to manufacture the third batch of CH-53K aircraft through the modified contract, the Defense Department said …

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Lockheed Teams With Rheinmetall in Bid for Germany’s Helicopter Replacement Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 7, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered into a partnership with Germany’s Rheinmetall to offer the Sikorsky-built CH-53K King Stallion helicopter in the team’s bid for a potential $4.9 billion helicopter procurement contract with the German military, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Reuters reported Tuesday a request for information is …

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Report: Germany Begins $4.72B Heavy-Lift Helicopter Replacement Bid Process

Germany’s military has cleared a plan to start the competition for a potential $4.72 billion contract to purchase 45 to 60 heavy-lift helicopters to replace its current fleet of CH-53G aircraft, Reuters reported Friday. A source said Gen. Volker Wieker, chief of staff of the German Bundeswehr, signed Thursday a …

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GE to Manufacture CH-53K Helicopter Engines Under $143M Navy Contract

General Electric‘s (NYSE: GE) aviation business has received a $143.4 million contract from the U.S. Navy to for the low-rate initial production of lots 1 and 2 turboshaft engines for CH-53K heavy-lift helicopters. The Defense Deparment said Thursday GE Aviation will supply 22 T408-GE-400 engines, peculiar support equipment and spares as well as provide programmatic and logistics …

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Sikorsky Gets $304M Contract Funds to Produce Initial Navy CH-53K Helicopters

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a potential $304 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy for the low-rate initial production of lot 1 CH-53K heavy-lift helicopters. The Defense Department said Thursday that Sikorsky will build two CH-53K units as well as provide aircraft, programmatic and logistics support, peculiar support equipment and …

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Lockheed’s Sikorsky Lands $232M Navy Contract Modification for CH-53K Test Demo Helicopters

Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a potential four-year, $232 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide two CH-53K helicopters designed to operate as system demonstration test article aircraft. Work under the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract modification will occur in various locations within the U.S. through February 2020, the Defense …

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Sikorsky Wins $435M for Marine Corps Heavy Lift Helicopters; Michael Torok Comments

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. has won a $435 million contract to build four heavy lift helicopters for the U.S. Marine Corps to fly during operational evaluation missions. This award falls under the potential $3.5 billion system development and demonstration contract Sikorsky won in April 2006, Sikorsky said Thursday. To date, Sikorsky …

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