Tag Archives: UH-60

Siemens Government Technologies Receives Extended Energy Savings Performance Contracts; Tina Dolph Quoted

Siemens Government Technologies Receives Extended Energy Savings Performance Contracts; Tina Dolph Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Siemens Government Technologies will resume its energy conservation and infrastructure modernization work at two of the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center's facilities under two separate contracts worth a total of $60.8M. The company said Tuesday it will help the Corpus Christi Army Depot in Texas to modernize its balancing …

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Army Tests Sikorsky-DARPA Autonomous Flight System on Modified Commercial Helicopter

Army Tests Sikorsky-DARPA Autonomous Flight System on Modified Commercial Helicopter - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Army has demonstrated an autonomous and optionally-piloted technology that Lockheed Martin's Sikorsky subsidiary developed with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency through DARPA’s Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System program. Lockheed said Monday Army pilots tested the Sikorsky Autonomy Research Aircraft — a modified version of the S-76B commercial helicopter — and onboard …

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U.S., Canada, EU Certify Honeywell Satcom Tech, Connectivity Service for Helicopters

U.S., Canada, EU Certify Honeywell Satcom Tech, Connectivity Service for Helicopters - top government contractors - best government contracting event

U.S., Canadian and European aviation regulatory agencies have approved Honeywell‘s  satellite communication system and cabin connectivity service to facilitate Wi-Fi access onboard multiple helicopter models. Honeywell said Wednesday it received a Federal Aviation Administration supplemental type certificate for the use of Aspire 200 satcom technolology on Airbus AS350 and Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters. Transport Canada …

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Derco, Universal Synaptics Extend Avionics Fault Detector Distribution Agreement

Derco, Universal Synaptics Extend Avionics Fault Detector Distribution Agreement - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin‘s Derco subsidiary will continue to serve as the exclusive distributor of a Universal Synaptics technology designed to help operators detect intermittent errors in electronic equipment or wiring on multiple aircraft platforms. Derco will distribute the Intermittent Fault Detection and Isolation System as well as the portable Voyager Intermittent Fault Detector system …

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Army Taps Robertson for Black Hawk External Fuel System A-Kits

Army Taps Robertson for Black Hawk External Fuel System A-Kits - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Robertson Fuel Systems has secured a five-year, $42.1 million contract to supply 541 crashworthy external fuel systems bussed aircraft A-kits for the U.S. Army‘s UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will perform work under the firm-fixed-price contract through Dec. 8, 2021. The Army Contracting Command received one bid for the …

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Lt. Gen. Mike Murray: Army's Future Vertical Lift Chopper Would Be “˜Optionally Manned'

Lt. Gen. Mike Murray: Army's Future Vertical Lift Chopper Would Be “˜Optionally Manned' - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lt. Gen. Mike Murray, deputy chief of staff for program development at the U.S. Army, has said he thinks the service branch's future vertical lift program would be an “optionally manned“ helicopter, Flight Global reported Friday. Leigh Giangreco writes the Army leads the FVL program as a joint initiative with the U.S. Marine Corps …

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Sikorsky’s Colombia Facility to Support Black Hawk Operators in Mexico

Sikorsky's Colombia Facility to Support Black Hawk Operators in Mexico - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin‘s Sikorsky subsidiary will provide maintenance, repair and pilot simulator training support to Mexico’s UH-60 Black Hawk operators through Sikorsky’s facility in Colombia. Lockheed said Thursday Black Hawk operators in Mexico can go to the helicopter flight simulator center at the Colombian Air Force Base in Melgar to utilize its five-axis flight simulator as well as …

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Lockheed Tests Turret Sensor System on UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter

Lockheed Tests Turret Sensor System on UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has tested a new sensor system onboard a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter to check the product’s capacity to detect and track targets using an airborne platform. Lockheed said Tuesday the 15-inch Infirno turret sensor system completed at least eight flight test hours to demonstrate line-of-sight stability and image quality. The company noted that it developed Infirno with internal …

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