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Black Hawk grip spreading in Latin America

24th April 2018 - 12:24 GMT | by Helen Haxell in London

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With 174 UH-60 Black Hawk variants currently operating in Latin America this figure is set to grow due to pending deliveries and further still as a result of the company positioning the aircraft to other nations.

The number of Black Hawks flying comprises 52% of the total aircraft Sikorsky has operating across the civil and military sectors in the region. The company has in total 335 helicopters in Latin America.

This number will grow with the Chilean Air Force set to receive six of the type this year – three are anticipated to be delivered in August and a further

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Helen Haxell was Air Editor at Shephard Media, having joined in February 2016 as Editor …

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