Sikorsky and Terma explore collaboration for Danish helicopter program

  • 18-Feb-2010 08:56 EST
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The MH-60R Seahawk helicopter is designed primarily for anti-submarine and anti-surface warfare. Secondary missions include search and rescue, vertical replenishment, naval surface fire support, logistics support, personnel transport, medical evacuation, and communications and data relay. Shown is an aircraft being delivered to the U.S. Navy. (Lockheed Martin)

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and Terma A/S have agreed to explore potential collaborations if the Danish government decides to procure Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk helicopters. The government is currently evaluating aircraft for a replacement maritime helicopter. Terma's experience with the production of advanced aerostructures and electronic warfare equipment made it an attractive partner for Sikorsky, the builder of the multimission MH-60R helicopter, with mission systems integration assistance from Lockheed Martin.

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