Marine Corps’ Stronger, Faster “King Stallion” Helicopter Takes Milestone Flight


    The CH-53K “King Stallion” takes flight at Marine Corps Air Station New River, North Carolina, Jan.14, 2021. The historic moment marked the first time the CH-53K was flown after being solely maintained and brought to readiness by Marines prior to flight. The CH-53K will replace the CH-53E “Super Stallion”. (U.S. Marine Corps video)