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BAE to Update Army Black Hawk Helicopters’ Navigation System With Touchscreen Display

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 2, 2018 — BAE Systems will supply at least 250 touchscreen computer display units to update the Doppler GPS navigation system on the U.S. Army‘s UH-60A/L Black Hawk helicopters under a new task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the task order, which it received via a …

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Sikorsky Awarded $194M Saudi Arabia UH-60M Helicopter FMS Contract

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a potential $193.8 million U.S. Army foreign military sales contract to supply modernized units of the Black Hawk medium-lift helicopter platform to Saudi Arabia. Sikorsky will manufacture eight UH-60Ms for the Saudi Arabian National Guard and another nine for the Royal Saudi Land Forces Airborne Special …

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Sikorsky Lands Potential $5B Army Contract for Black Hawk Helicopter Production

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has secured a potential $5.2 billion contract to build H-60 Black Hawk helicopters for the U.S. Army and foreign military sales customers. The contract has an initial value of $3.8 billion and covers the production of 257 units of the UH-60M utility and HH-60M medical …

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Lockheed’s Sikorsky Lands Army Contract for Black Hawk Tail Rotor Blade Repairs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 19, 2017 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary will provide tail rotor blade repairs in support of the U.S. Army‘s UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters under a $37.6 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday Sikorsky received $18.4 million in initial funds to work on 381 helicopter tail rotor …

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Northrop, Redstone, Army Test Updated Black Hawk With Digitized Cockpit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 15, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Redstone Defense Systems and the U.S. Army have conducted a test flight of an updated UH-60V Black Hawk helicopter fitted with Northrop’s Integrated Avionics Suite, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Northrop said Monday the helicopter’s digitized cockpit with digital electronic instrument displays works …

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Lockheed Martin’s Sikorsky Unit Eyes Poland’s Military Transport Helicopter Buy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2016 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary is back in the lineup for the potential supply of military transport helicopters to Poland after the cancellation of a planned $3.5 billion purchase of Airbus‘ H225M Caracal, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Flightglobal reported Monday Sikorsky offers the S-70i Black Hawk helicopters …

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Sikorsky Lands $187M in Army Contract Modifications for Taiwan, Tunisia UH-60M Helicopters

The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky Aircraft subsidiary two contract modifications worth a combined $187.1 million to provide UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters to Taiwan and Tunisia under foreign military sales agreements. One modification has a potential $148.7 million value and calls for Sikorsky to make six configured UH-60Ms for Taiwan’s air force, the Defense Department said …

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L-3 to Equip Middle East Country’s Black Hawk Fleet with Electro-Optical IR Turrets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 1, 2016 — L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will manufacture electro-optical and infrared designating turrets for integration onto a Middle Eastern customer’s UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters built by Sikorsky Aircraft through the foreign military sales program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The customer will use L-3’s Wescam MX-10D turret systems to execute counterterrorism missions from the …

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Lockheed’s Sikorsky Unit Receives $88M Contract Modification for 8 Black Hawk Helicopters

Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received a contract modification worth $88 million from the U.S. Army for the delivery of eight additional UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters. The modification exercises an option on a previously awarded contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Army Contracting Command will obligate the full …

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Navy Orders Northrop Mission Computers for Marine Corps’ Viper, Venom Choppers

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide mission computers to the U.S. Marine Corps for two types of attack helicopters under a $10.6 million low-rate initial production contract. The Marines use the company’s second-generation Flight Pro computers on the UH‑1Y Venom and AH‑1Zk Viper helicopters and plans to install the third-generation computer …

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