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    UH-60M Black Hawk


    Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawk

    Third generation Black Hawk for the US Army. Powered by the T700-GE-701D engine with 100 shp more than 701C of UH-60L and fitted with a full digital cockpit and composite rotor blades.

    Variants includes SOA MH-60M, Medevac HH-60M and the USAF new Combat Rescue Helicopter HH-60W

    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.


    Engine: 2 x GE T700-GE-701D 2000 shp
    Capacity: 4 + 11
    Length: (m) 19.4
    Height: (m) 5.2
    Blades: 4
    Rotor diam.: (m) 16.36
    Disc area: (m2) 210
    Weight: (kgs) Empty: 4819     Max: 9979
    Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 280
    Range: (km) 510
    Ceiling: (m) 3200
    Rate/Climb: (m/min)

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