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Mar
21
2019

Sikorsky Recognizes County Of Los Angeles Fire Department For Role Battling Woolsey Fire With Aerial Firefighting Helicopters

Posted by jhadmin

Stratford, Conn, - Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT) has recognized the County of Los Angeles Fire Department’s Air Operations Section for its efforts in combating last November’s devastating Woolsey Fire with firefighting helicopters. The Fire Department operates eight multi-mission helicopters, including three S-70A Sikorsky Firehawk aircraft.

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Tags: FIREHAWK Lockheed Martin Los Angeles Fire Department S-70A Sikorsky
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May
23
2018

CAL FIRE PLACES PURCHASE ORDER FOR FIREHAWK® AIRCRAFT

Posted by jhadmin

DENVER, CO, May 23, 2018 – United Rotorcraft, a division of Air Methods, and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, today received a purchase order from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) for the acquisition of a new Sikorsky S-70 Black Hawk aircraft, to be modified into FIREHAWK® firefighting configuration by United Rotorcraft. This aircraft will be the latest firefighting tool put into service with CAL FIRE to protect property and the citizens of California.

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Tags: Air Methods FIREHAWK Lockheed Martin Sikorsky United Rotorcraft
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Feb
27
2018

Sikorsky and United Rotorcraft to Describe Transformation of Military Black Hawks into Firefighting FIREHAWKS®

Posted by jhadmin

Sikorsky and United Rotorcraft will join together in front of an actual L.A. County FIREHAWK to describe the transformation Black Hawks undergo to create the most efficient fire-fighting helicopter - and feature crews who flew them first-hand in the severe fires L.A. County experienced this past December.

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Tags: Black Hawk FIREHAWK Sikorsky United Rotorcraft
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