Aging Overachiever: Black Hawk Poised To Be U.S. Army’s Workhorse Helicopter Through Mid-Century

The official plan is to replace thousands of 40-year-old Black Hawks in Army and Navy inventories with a “future vertical lift” system, but fiscal realities likely make that a fantasy. The nicest thing you can say about this situation is that Black Hawk has proven itself to be a mature, versatile combat system that still has potential for improvement.

Original: Forbes Real Time