Accession Number : AD1019132

Title :   CH-53K Heavy Lift Replacement Helicopter (CH-53K)

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : Department of The Navy, Program Executive Office - Air, Anti-Submarine Warfare Patuxent River United States

Personal Author(s) : Vanderborght,Henry

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Report Date : 01 Dec 2015

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : The CH-53K Heavy Lift Replacement Helicopter (CH-53K) program mission is to generate and support a robust United States Marine Corps heavy-lift capability. The primary mission is vertical heavy lift. The Program includes improvements in lift and range capabilities, commonality, reliability, maintainability, interoperability, ship integration, survivability, and force protection. The CH-53K helicopter will be a replacement for the CH-53E.

Descriptors :   helicopters , military acquisition , marine corps , Military procurement , test and evaluation , cost estimates , contracts , military capabilities , missions , reliability , interoperability , survivability , Replacement

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE