S-70B Seahawk

Raytheon Awarded $30 Million for MK54 Lightweight Torpedo Kits for the U.S. Navy, Turkey, India, and Australia

Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Portsmouth, Rhode Island, is being awarded a $29,746,484 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-11-C-6410 to exercise option year four for the production of MK54 Mod 0 Lightweight Torpedo (LWT) kits and related engineering and repair services for upgrade of Navy LWTs.  This modification also involves foreign military sales to India, Turkey […]

Turkish S-70B Crashes, Killing Four

A Turkish Navy Sikorsky S-70B Sea Hawk helicopter crashed on 12 October in western Turkey, killing four on board, according to the Turkish General Staff (TGS). The helicopter had taken-off from Kartepe Cengiz Topel military airport in Izmit in western Turkey and was en route to the central Anatolian town of Konya for a military […]