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PREMIUM: Israel grounds Black Hawk fleet amid engine troubles

19th August 2020 - 15:00 GMT | by Tim Martin in London


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The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has decided to ground its UH-60 Black Hawk (Owl) fleet following a number of T700 engine ‘technical malfunctions’ discovered over the past two months.

In a 17 August social media post, the service explained that Maj Gen Amikam Norkin, IAF Commander, approved grounding the helicopters ...

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