Sikorsky wins US Army UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters deal

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Connecticut, was awarded a $525,371,067 contract modification (P00131) to exercise an option for the Army MY IX Program Year 4, Lot 44, requirement of 38 UH-60M Army aircraft, and to exercise an option for two UH-60M FMS green aircraft.

Sikorsky wins US Army UH 60M Black Hawk helicopters deal US Army UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters (Picture source: US Army)

The UH-60 Black Hawk is a utility tactical transport helicopter that replaces the UH-1 "Huey". The UH-60 is designed and manufactured by the American Company Sikorsky.

Bids were solicited via the internet with one received. Work will be performed in Stratford, Connecticut, with an estimated completion date of June 30, 2022. Fiscal 2010 special and fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement, Army funds in the amount of $525,371,067 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.