Four More UH-60M Black Hawks Delivered to Taiwan

A third batch of four Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawks has been delivered to Taiwan. After being shipped by sea form the US, they were unloaded at the port of Kaohsiung on December 17.

The first four Republic of China Army Aviation and Special Forces Command UH-60Ms had arrived in the country on December 3, 2014. The second batch of four followed on May 24, 2015.

Taiwan has ordered a total of 60 UH-60Ms under a $1.705 billion contract signed on November 22, 2012. The final helicopters are due to arrive in 2019. Alan Warnes