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Denmark selects U.S. Navy's MH-60R SEAHAWK helicopter

The U.S. Navy announced that the Danish government signed an official letter of offer and acceptance formalizing its intent to buy nine MH-60R SEAHAWK helicopters and comprehensive logistics support for its Maritime Helicopter Replacement Program. Valued at $686M, the aircraft will be procured via the U.S. government's Foreign Military Sales program. The U.S. Navy was supported in its winning proposal by Team Seahawk, consisting of MH-60R airframe manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft (UTX), mission systems integrator Lockheed Martin (LMT), engine manufacturer GE (GE), sensor supplier Raytheon (RTN), and training supplier CAE (CAE).