Lockheed Martin is showcasing its maritime and helicopter platforms as a focal point of its presentation at IMDEX Asia 2023, alongside other strategic security solutions. Featured platforms and solutions include the MH-60R Seahawk, CH-53K King Stallion, and S-70 Black Hawk, as well as the Aegis Combat System and the Mk-41 Vertical Launch System.
In addition, this year marks 100 years of Sikorsky. In celebrating a century of innovation and leadership in helicopter technology, the company look forward to sharing more of what makes Sikorsky the leading helicopter brand in the world and its unique relationship with the region.
The Seahawk and the Black Hawk are touted as the ideal candidates to fulfil the requirement for a number of new / replacement helicopter programmes including for the Royal Malaysian Navy and the Malaysian Army.
The Seahawk is in service with the Australia, India, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and Thai armed forces while Black Hawk is in service with the Australia, Brunei, Japan, Philippine, South Korea, Taiwan and Thai armed forces. — lm/adj/mhi (Pix: Republic of Singapore Navy)