Army to phase out all A-model Black Hawks by 2024

By Ashley Tressel / April 3, 2019 at 12:39 PM
The Army plans to replace all UH-60 Black Hawk A models in the National Guard by fiscal year 2022 and in the active force by 2024, according to a service official. Lt. Gen. Paul Ostrowski, military deputy to the Army acquisition executive, told the Senate Armed Services airland subcommittee Tuesday the service has "made a commitment to get rid of all the Alpha-model aircraft by 2024" and transition both the active component and the Guard to either V or M...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on defense policy and procurement.

Log in to access this content.