---- Select afghanistan Model in Organisation ---- Afghan Air Force - MD530F Afghan Air Force - Mi-24 Hind Afghan Air Force - Mi-35 Hind Afghan Air Force - Mi-8 Hip (1st Gen) Afghan Air Force - Mi-8/17 Hip (2nd Gen) Afghan Air Force - UH-60A Black Hawk --- Other Organisation --- ---- Other Organisations with this model ---- AE - UAEAF (United Arab Emirates Air Force) - S-70 H-60 AF - Afghan Air Force - UH-60A Black Hawk AR - FAA (Argentine Air Force) - S-70 H-60 AT - Österreichische Luftstreitkräfte (Austrian Air Force) - S-70A-42 Black Hawk AU - Australian Army Aviation - S-70A-9 Black Hawk AU - Fleet Air Arm (RAN) - MH-60R Seahawk AU - Fleet Air Arm (RAN) - S-70B-2 Seahawk AU - Royal Australian Air Force - S-70A-9 Black Hawk AU - StarFlight Australia - Commercial UH-60 BH - Royal Bahraini Air Force - UH-60L Black Hawk BH - Royal Bahraini Air Force - UH-60M Black Hawk BN - Angkatan Tentara Udara Diraja Brunei (Royal Brunei Air Force) - S-70A-32 BN - Angkatan Tentara Udara Diraja Brunei (Royal Brunei Air Force) - S-70i Black Hawk BR - Comando de Aviação do Exército (Brazilian Army Aviation) - S-70 H-60 BR - Força Aérea Brasileira (Brazilian Air Force) - UH-60L Black Hawk BR - Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil (Brazilian Navy) - S-70B CL - FACh (Chilean Air Force) - S-70A-39 Black Hawk CL - FACh (Chilean Air Force) - S-70i Black Hawk CN - People's Liberation Army (人民解放軍) - S-70C CO - Aviacion del Ejercito de Colombia (Colombian Army Aviation) - S-70 H-60 CO - Aviacion del Ejercito de Colombia (Colombian Army Aviation) - S-70i Black Hawk CO - FAC (Colombian Air Force) - S-70 H-60 CO - PNC (Colombian National Police) - S-70 H-60 DK - Flyvevåbnet (Royal Danish Air Force) - MH-60R Seahawk EG - EAF (Egyptian Air Force) - S-70 H-60 ES - Marina (Spanish Navy) - S-70 H-60 GR - Navy (Hellenic Navy) - MH-60R Seahawk GR - Navy (Hellenic Navy) - S-70B-6 Aegean Hawk HK - GFS (Hong Kong Government) - S-70 H-60 HK - RHKAAF (Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force) - S-70A-27 Black Hawk IL - IAF (Israeli Air Force) - S-70 H-60 IL - Heil HaYam HaYisraeli (Israeli Navy) - SH-60F Oceanhawk IN - Bharatiya Nau Sena (Indian Navy) - MH-60R Seahawk JO - RJAF (Royal Jordanian Air Force) - S-70 H-60 KR - ROKAF (Republic of Korea Air Force) - S-70A-18 Black Hawk KR - ROKN (Republic of Korea Navy) - MH-60R Seahawk KR - ROKN (Republic of Korea Navy) - S-70A-18 Black Hawk KR - ROKA (Republic of Korea Army) - S-70A-18 Black Hawk LT - Karines Oro Pajegos (Lithuanian Air Force) - UH-60M Black Hawk MA - Al-Darak al-Malikiy (Royal Moroccan Gendarmerie) - S-70A-26 Black Hawk MX - SEMAR (Mexican Navy) - UH-60M Black Hawk MX - Fuerza Aerea Mexicana (Mexican Air Force) - S-70 H-60 MX - Gobierno de Mexico (Mexico Government) - S-70i Black Hawk MX - Guardia Nacional de México (Mexican National Guard) - S-70 H-60 MX - Policia Federal de Mexico (Mexico Federal Police) - S-70 H-60 MY - RMAF (Royal Malaysian Air Force) - S-70A-34 Black Hawk PL - Policja (Polish Police) - S-70i Black Hawk PL - PZL Mielec - S-70i Black Hawk PL - Wojska Lądowe (Polish Army ) - S-70i Black Hawk RP - Philippine Air Force - S-70A-5 RP - Philippine Air Force - S-70i Black Hawk SA - SANG (Saudi Arabia National Guard) - UH-60M Black Hawk SA - Royal Saudi Navy - MH-60R Seahawk SA - Saudi Ministry of Interior - S-70i Black Hawk SE - Försvarsmakten (Swedish Armed Forces) - UH-60M Black Hawk SG - Republic of Singapore Air Force - S-70B SK - STA (Slovak Training Academy) - UH-60A Black Hawk SK - Vzdušné sily Armády Slovenskej Republiky (Air Force of the Armed Forces Slovak Republic) - UH-60M Black Hawk TH - Royal Thai Army - S-70 H-60 TH - Royal Thai Navy - S-70 H-60 TN - Al Quwwat al Jawwiya al Jamahiriyah At' Tunisia (Tunisian Air Force) - UH-60M Black Hawk TR - EGM (Turkish National Police) - S-70A-17 Yarasa TR - EGM (Turkish National Police) - S-70i Black Hawk TR - Türk Deniz Kuvvetleri (Turkish Navy) - S-70B-28 Seahawk TR - Jandarma (Turkish Gendarmerie) - S-70 H-60 TR - Türk Kara Kuvvetleri (Turkish Army) - S-70 H-60 TW - ROCAF (Republic of China Air Force (Taiwan)) - S-70C TW - Taiwan Army (Republic of China Army (Taiwan)) - UH-60M Black Hawk TW - NASC (Taiwan National Airborne Services Corps) - UH-60M Black Hawk TW - Taiwan Navy (Republic of China Navy (Taiwan)) - S-70C US - Air Methods - S-70i Black Hawk US - Billings Flying Service - Commercial UH-60 US - Brainerd Helicopters Inc - S-70 Firehawk US - Brown Helicopter Inc - Commercial UH-60 US - EP Aviation - Commercial UH-60 US - Northrop Grumman - UH-60V Black Hawk US - PJ Helicopters - Commercial UH-60 US - Rogerson Kratos - Commercial UH-60 US - Sikorsky Helicopters - S-70 H-60 US - Skycore Aviation - Commercial UH-60 US - State of California - S-70 Firehawk US - State of California - S-70i Black Hawk US - Unical Defense Inc - Commercial UH-60 US - US Air Force - HH-60W Jolly Green II US - US Air Force - S-70 H-60 US - US Army Aviation - S-70 H-60 US - US Coast Guard - S-70 H-60 US - US Department of Homeland Security - S-70 H-60 US - US Department of Justice - UH-60M Black Hawk US - US Department of State - S-70 H-60 US - US Marine Corps - VH-60N White Hawk US - US Navy - S-70 H-60 ZA - Leading Edge Aviation South Africa - Commercial UH-60 --- Other Model --- 2017 to present
The first of eventually 159 UH-60A+, A models with the UH-60L engine to tolerate the heat extremes in the desert, arrived at Kandahar via C-17 from Huntsville Intl Airport on September 18, 2017 to begin replacing the aging fleet of MI-17.
As of March 2018, 8 helicopters were delivered and used mainly for training. Deliveries are scheduled to continue as 30 per year.
On June 2018, a Pentagon report described the challenges of the Black Hawk to replace the Mi-17 which are superior in cargo capacity and high altitude flying
On January 2020, it was announced that the number of UH-60 planed to be delivered will be reduced from 159 to just 53.
, 11-Dec-18 : Afghan Air Force Black Hawk Crashed #BlackHawk One of the “new” UH-60A+ Black Hawk delivered to the Afghan Air Force crashed last month allegedly after a technical malfunction
, 16-Jun-18 : Pentagon Found Challenges Replacing Afghan Mi-17 #problems According a Pentagon report, US plans to replace Afghan Mi-17 with Black Hawks have met new “challenges” as the Russian helicopters are superior in cargo capacity and high altitude flying
C/N Built ID In this Org In other Org 70-510 AAF, UH-60A+ type;
via C-17 from Huntsville Intl Airport ( + 82-23687: US Army asg SFOR Tuzla, Bosnia/Sarajevo/Rajlovac Camp 70-125 AAF, UH-60A+ type; via C-17 from Huntsville Intl Airport ( + 79-23308: US Army; 1998 1022nd MedCo, WY ARNG; 2004 C(-)/5-159th + 70-191 70-191: Camp Bastion, Afghanistan 80-23433: US Army;
conv to UH-60A+ 70-100 ?: AAF 2019 79-23283: UH-60A Del US Army 17 Sep 1999, 4/278th CAV being conv to UH-60A+ for Afghan Air Force at Huntsvil + 70-216 ?: AAF, UH-60A+ type 2019 80-23458: del US Army asg B Coy 1-147th AVN Dec17 stored at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL sold through the BEST program and refurbished in Huntsv +