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Sikorsky HEX

Sikorsky is to build, test and fly a hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing demonstrator (HEX/VTOL) with a tilt-wing configuration.

Sikorsky looks to a future family of VTOL systems

The HEX program will put a premium on greater than 500 nautical mile range at high speed, fewer mechanical systems to reduce complexity, and lower maintenance costs.

07/03/2023Press Release:
Paul Lemmo, Sikorsky President and Amy Gowder, President and CEO of Defense & Systems at GE Aerospace announce Long-Range Hybrid-Electric VTOL Demonstrator
Sikorsky long-Range hybrid-electric VTOL demonstrator to inform future military and commercial missions