Sikorsky s-70 H-60

UH-60V Black Hawk

2017








Model

Sikorsky UH-60V Black Hawk

UH-60L with Northrop Grumman / Curtiss-Wright glass cockpit comparable to the UH-60M

First announced in 2014, is a collaborative effort between the U.S. Army's Aviation and Missile Research and Development Center (AMRDEC), Research, Develop and Engineering Command (RDECOM), Northrop Grumman, and Redstone Defense Systems.
Achieved first flight on January 19, 2017 at Meridianville, AL.

- Flight testing ends 1st quarter FY18
- Limited user test 1st quarter FY18
- Milestone C 4th quarter FY18
- Full-rate production decision FY19
- Follow-on operational test and evaluation 2nd quarter FY20


Model News


UH-60V Black Hawk First Flight, 19-Jan-17 : After a 2 years development US Army Redstone Arsenal achieves first flight of the UH-60V prototype. It is a UH-60L upgraded with the Northrop Grumman/Curtiss-Wright glass cockpit of the UH-60M

Wind River Cockpit Digitization Program for UH-60V, 18-Mar-15 : Northrop Grumman has selected Wind River VxWorks 653 Platform for its latest helicopter digitization avionics mission equipment package to be integrated onto the Black Hawk UH-60V helicopter.

Thales Software for UH-60V Black Hawk Cockpit, 04-Feb-15 : Thales was selected by Northrop Grumman to supply its state of the art Flight Management System software i-FMS200 which will be embedded in the avionics of the upgraded US Army UH-60L Black Hawk

Curtiss-Wright Computers for UH-60V Black Hawk, 28-Oct-14 : Curtiss-Wright Corp has received a contract from Northrop Grumman for a fully integrated mission equipment package to upgrade the US Army UH-60L cockpit to replicate the one of the UH-60M variant

Northrop Grumman to Modernize UH-60L Cockpit, 15-Aug-14 : WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. – Northrop Grumman Corporation has been selected by Redstone Defense Systems to supply and integrate mission avionics equipment for a digital cockpit upgrade of the U.S. Army's UH-60L Black Hawk helicopters.


List of Operators of Sikorsky UH-60V Black Hawk


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