Sikorksy lands new UH-60 Black Hawk order for Mexico

April 12, 2016 2:32 PM

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WASHINGTON, April 12 (UPI) -- Sikorsky Aircraft, now a division of Lockheed Martin, has received a U.S. Army contract to build seven specialized variants of its UH-60M Black Hawk combat helicopter for the Mexican military.

The $54 million contract, through the U.S. Foreign Military Sales program, will cover the construction and modification of the "uniquely configured" Black Hawks for Mexico, according to a Defense Department contract notice.

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