DOT&E report lays out deficiencies with UH-60V program

By Jaspreet Gill / January 14, 2021 at 12:39 PM
The Pentagon's chief weapons tester is recommending the Army improve and verify software reliability for the second initial operational test and evaluation of the service's UH-60V Black Hawk helicopters, after the first test was deemed inadequate. The UH-60V is a digital upgrade to the UH-60L Black Hawks that will replace a large portion of the L-model helicopters. The V-model upgrades provide pilots with enhanced situational awareness and upgraded navigation systems and employ an open systems architecture using Army-owned technical data,...

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