Philippines to Purchase 32 New Black Hawk Helicopters Written 18 January 2022


UH-60 | Credit: DoD photo by Gertrud Zach, U.S. Army/Released; Wikipedia; Public Domain

Reuters rreported that the Philippines “is buying 32 S-70i Black Hawk helicopters from Poland-based Sikorsky Aircraft subsidiary PZL Mielec to beef up its existing fleet of 12.” A notice of award was issued December 28 “for the purchase of brand new helicopters under a project that comes with logistics support and a training package for pilots and maintenance crew at a cost of 32 billion pesos ($624 million).”
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