As the title says....Sikorsky's small helicopter submission to the US Army flew today in Huntsville.
That thing looks S L E E K.
I know nothing about helicopters but have always been fascinated with them and flying them.
Any thoughts on this beast ....
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The Raider X looks impressive. However it is relatively wide, a step back compared to the narrow Apache.
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Neat. It looks like someone put a Blackhawk in the dryer.
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Cue the AF getting butt-hurt because the Army is getting a pusher chopper. Perhaps, like the AH-56, this will make the AF take CAS seriously and keep the A-10 flying.
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Very cool. Thank you for sharing.
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