OEM Boeing will remanufacture 12 AH-64E helicopters for the US Army by October 2024.
Lockheed to modify three Seahawks for India
Lockheed Martin is to configure three Lot 14 production MH-60R Seahawk helicopters for eventual use by the Indian Navy, under an $18.1 million contract modification from US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR).
Work is expected to be completed by March 2022, the DoD announced on 28 July.
Lockheed Martin was awarded a $904.8 million contract from NAVAIR on 14 May to build 24 MH-60Rs. The Indian Navy will receive 21 of these under the FMS programme for ASW and other missions.
In June, Lockheed also received a contract to design bespoke hardware and software for the IN Seahawks.
MD Helicopters has been awarded two independent contract awards worth $43.9 million from the US Army to conduct work in Afghanistan.
Germany's heavy-lift helicopter plans have taken another unexpected twist, with future developments hinging on a decision from the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court.
Bell Textron and Northrop Grumman integrate new data link into Viper.
Ten of 16 new Chinooks on order for Singapore will be based in Oakey, Australia, with support provided by Boeing Defence Australia.
The first H160 is being assembled for French Navy search and rescue missions.