Sikorsky Proposing Great British Black Hawk

Sikorsky Black Hawk helicopters

The New Medium Helicopter requirement will pit the Black Hawk against Airbus’ H175M and Leonardo’s AW149 to replace the UK’s aging Airbus Puma fleet.

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Sikorsky owner Lockheed Martin is making another push to try to get its ubiquitous Black Hawk into the British inventory. In the latest of a catalog of attempts dating back some 40 years, the OEM has formed Team Black Hawk including CAE, Chelton, Curtiss-Wright, GE Aerospace, Inzpire, Martin-Baker...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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