Thailand Buying Four Black Hawk Helicopters

Credit: UH-60: Sikorsky
KUALA LUMPUR—After four major arms purchases this year, the Thai military government is set to sign on for a fifth this month—a deal for four Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. Additional Black Hawk orders, and possibly one for Boeing CH-47 Chinooks, also look likely, thanks to a rising defense...
Marhalim Abas

Marhalim Abas, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, covers Southeast Asian defense. He has worked as a journalist specializing in Southeast Asia defense and security since 1994, initially with the New Straits Times newspaper.

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