Historical Essays

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Birth of the VS-300 Helicopter

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The 100th Sikorsky  R-4B Helicopter

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Development of the Helicopter as an Anti-Submarine Weapon

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First Military Uses of the R-4

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First Helicopter Civilian Rescue

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First Helicopter Naval Rescue

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The ABC High Speed Helicopter

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Sikorsky Utility Helicopters -  A Hard Beginning

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Restoration of the VS-44A  Flying Boat

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Timely Culture Change Helps Win BLACK HAWK

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Igor Sikorsky Honored with a permanent memorial by the Trumbull Connecticut Historical Society with assistance od the Igor Sikorsky Historical Archives.

HONORS AND AWARDS

memorial

The three sided memorial presents the aviation career of Igor Sikorsky during his years in Russia and the United States. The memorial is located in Abraham Nichols park on Shelton Road, Trumbull. Each of the three panels may be viewed by clicking on the appropriate link here-in and clicking on the opened image to enlarge for reading.

*Panel one
*Panel two
*Panel three

for addition reading go to: Newletter Jan 2016

 

last update DECEMBER 22, 2015

 

 
 
 
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