USAF approves Sikorsky combat rescue helicopter to enter production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has announced the US Air Force has approved the Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter (CRH) program to move into low rate initial production, the company said.

The Combat Rescue Helicopter will perform critical combat search and rescue and personnel recovery operations for all US military services.

The Sikorsky Combat Rescue Helicopter will perform critical combat search and rescue and personnel recovery operations for all US military services.

Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 105,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.