Sikorsky News

Sale of 36 UH-60M Black Hawk for $ 2 Billion 855 Million
Air

Sale of 36 UH-60M Black Hawk for $ 2 Billion 855 Million

The U.S. approved 36 UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter sales to Sweden, Brazil, and Austria with various configurations valued at $ 2 billion 855 million.

Brazil to Acquire 12 UH-60M Black Hawk
Air

Brazil to Acquire 12 UH-60M Black Hawk

Brazil wants to acquire 12 UH-60M Black Hawk Helicopters for an estimated cost of up to $950 million.

ASELFLIR-410 Electro-Optic Spotted on T-70 Helicopter
Air Sensors

ASELFLIR-410 Electro-Optic Spotted on T-70 Helicopter

ASELSAN’s ASELFLIR-410 electro-optic system was spotted on one of the TUSAŞ’s T-70 utility helicopters in assembly line.

Hellenic Navy Receives Three MH-60R Helicopters
Air

Hellenic Navy Receives Three MH-60R Helicopters

Hellenic Navy deployed three Romeo MH-60R Seahawk helicopters at the Kotroni Air Base in Marathon.

Sikorsky Concludes Greece’s three MH-60R Helicopters
Air Navy / Maritime

Sikorsky Concludes Greece’s three MH-60R Helicopters

Lockheed Martin's subsidiary Sikorsky has completed testing of the first three of seven MH-60R SEAHAWK helicopters that the Hellenic Navy acquired.

MH-60R Helicopter To Defend Against Anti-Ship Missiles
Air Navy / Maritime E/W

MH-60R Helicopter To Defend Against Anti-Ship Missiles

Sikorsky announced the integration of a new jammer system on the MH-60R Seahawk naval helicopter to jam incoming anti-ship missiles.

The U.S. Army Cancels FARA Helicopter Programme
Air

The U.S. Army Cancels FARA Helicopter Programme

Due to budget constraints and changes in the battlefield, the U.S. Army has cancelled the future attack-reconnaissance helicopter programme FARA.

Hellenic Navy Expects Three MH-60R ASW in February
Air Navy / Maritime

Hellenic Navy Expects Three MH-60R ASW in February

Hellenic Navy expects three MH-60R Sikorsky helicopters to arrive in February at the latest.

The U.S. Army to Trim UH-60 Blackhawk Fleet
Air

The U.S. Army to Trim UH-60 Blackhawk Fleet

With replacements for the long-serving UH-60 Blackhawk family of helicopters on the horizon, The Army will decommission 157 helicopters.

LM to Prepare Spanish Navy’s MH-60 Romeo Submarine Hunters
Air Navy / Maritime

LM to Prepare Spanish Navy’s MH-60 Romeo Submarine Hunters

The Spanish Navy has ordered eight Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawks for its anti-submarine (ASW) helicopter fleet. Lockheed Martin will manufacture helicopters.

Greece Formally Applied for Black Hawk Helicopters
Air Expo and Air Show

Greece Formally Applied for Black Hawk Helicopters

The Greek Land Forces are seeking to retire their ageing UH-1H Iroquois helicopters to get UH-60 Black Hawk. Greece made this request officially.

The US Navy Approves Full-Rate Production of the CH-53K King Stallion
Navy / Maritime Air

The US Navy Approves Full-Rate Production of the CH-53K King Stallion

The US Navy has approved full-rate production (FRP) of the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion helicopter, which will produce more than 20 units per year.

Sikorsky Protests US Army’s FLRAA Decision at GAO
Air Country

Sikorsky Protests US Army’s FLRAA Decision at GAO

Sikorsky has filed a formal protest with the GAO, requesting that the US Army reconsider its decision to award the FLRAA contract to Bell-Textron.

Unmanned Blackhawk Conducted Autonomous Flight
Air Unmanned Systems

Unmanned Blackhawk Conducted Autonomous Flight

Several aviation companies have initiated studies on an uninhabited flight of crewed aircraft. Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin subsidy, is also one of them.