The agreement for 257 Black Hawk helicopters includes options for an additional 103 aircraft, with the total contract value potentially reaching $5.2 billion for the Stratford-based firm.
The Dept. of Defense can buy 36 Black Hawks next year, down from 107 this year.
The Colombian Army last week introduced five new Sikorsky S-70i multi-mission helicopters into its fleet of Black Hawk aircraft, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announced.
With the S-76D, Sikorsky has a new opportunity to demonstrate its value to the commercial sector.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is expanding its presence in Colombia with a new office that opened in Bogota yesterday and a new helicopter training center scheduled to open in Melgar early next year.
Ex-Im bank authorized $50 million in funding to support Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. helicopter sales in Mexico.
The U.S. Department of Defense awarded Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. contracts totaling $530 million for work on Black Hawk helicopters.
In the space of a month, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. secured contracts totaling more than $12 billion.
The U.S. Department of Defense signed an $8.5 billion contract with Sikorsky.
In six years, Jeff Pino pushed Sikorsky’s Connecticut engineers to test the limits of rotorcraft flight – while pushing standard production off shore.
Sikorsky could receive $3.3 billion in Pentagon contracts in fiscal 2012.
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