Marine Corps Conducting Fleet Flight Tests of CH-53K Ahead of IOT&E This Summer

Operational test Marines have begun flying the new CH-53K ahead of this summer’s planned test event to bring the heavy lift helicopter to initial operational capability, the Navy’s program manager said today. Marine Corps Col. Jack Perrin, the heavy lift helicopter program manager at Naval Air Systems Command, said that Marines from Marine Operational Test … Continue reading Marine Corps Conducting Fleet Flight Tests of CH-53K Ahead of IOT&E This Summer