First UH-60M Black Hawks Delivered to Republic of China Army

SIKORSKY HAS commenced delivery of a batch of 60 UH-60M Black Hawks to the Republic of China Army.  The first four helicopters arrived at the port of Kaohsiung on December 3, after being shipped by sea from the USA.  After being unloaded onto the dockside they were reassembled and flown out to Tainan.

A contract valued at $1.705 billion had been signed with the US Government for these helicopters on November 22, 2012. Alan Warnes