Black Hawk deliveries hit milestone

written by australianaviation.com.au | July 20, 2012
Sikorsky has delivered the 500th UH-60M/HH-60M Black Hawk to the US Army.

Sikorsky has delivered its 500th UH-60M/HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter to the US Army.

First produced in 2007, the latest versions of the long-running Black Hawk program are used by the US Army as utility and medevac aircraft. The 500 aircraft delivered to date are part of a production plan including 1,375 M models to be manufactured and delivered to the Army by 2026.

The US also sells the UH-60M helicopters through its Foreign Military Sales program. Six international customers have taken delivery of 73 UH-60M aircraft.

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