Third generation Black Hawk for the US Army. In 2007, the Pentagon approved the full rate production of 1,227 UH-60M aircraft and long lead procurement for 11 Upgrade LRIP aircraft. In June 2007, the 4-101st Aviation Battalion became the first unit equipped with the UH-60M baseline model of the aircraft. UH-60M saw their first combat deployment during 2009 in Afghanistan. Aircraft 300th was delivered on July 2011 with 950 expected by 2025.
Variants includes SOA MH-60M
, Medevac HH-60M
and the USAF new Combat Rescue Helicopter HH-60W