ZONAJAKARTA.com -It is rumored that the Philippines recently intends to buy the S-70i Black Hawk helicopter.
Based on the announcement from Philippine Secretary of Defense Delfin Lorenzana, the Philippines will get 32 units of S-70i Black Hawk helicopters.
In total, the purchase of the S-70i Black Hawk helicopter will cost around 620 million US dollars.
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It is also known that the Philippines added another 16 helicopters before purchasing this S-70i Black Hawk helicopter.
In fact, only a few days ago, the Philippines received anti-ship missiles from India.
The Philippines bought 32 S-70i Black Hawk helicopters made by the United States, Lockheed Martin.
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The S-70i Black Hawk helicopter was built by Poland-based subsidiary of Sikorsky Aircraft, PZL Mielec and is offered to international military customers and government agencies.