What will the new CH-53K bring?
Most Powerful U.S. Helicopter Ever, Marine CH-53K King Stallion, Heads For Production
The U.S. Marine Corps wanted something nobody else has: a helicopter that can lift 18 tons, and is capable of carrying most of that weight over 100 miles between ship and shore, back and forth, day or night. After years of waiting, its helicopter is likely about to get a production contract.