HH-60G Pave Hawk

USAF devises new concept to mount four additional M240 machine guns onto HH-60G / HH-60W (the current weapon configuration is of two guns)

USAF devises new concept to mount four additional M240 machine guns onto HH-60G / HH-60W (the current weapon configuration is of two guns)

The innovative way to bring more firepower to the fight with the HH-60G scheduled to be retired, it has to… Read More

2 years ago

US Army and Sikorsky sign 10th multiple-year contract for H-60 Black Hawk Helicopter

The "Multi-Year X" contract for UH-60M Black Hawk and HH-60M MEDEVAC aircraft marks the 10th multiple-year contract for Sikorsky and… Read More

2 years ago

35 of the oldest Hogs to be retired at Davis-Monthan AFB. They will be replaced by A-10 and HH-60 Pave weapons schools and test squadrons.

On Jun. 30, 2021 the Department of the Air Force announced to move close air support and rescue missions, including… Read More

3 years ago

MH-60G that rescued F-117 pilot Dale Zelko who was shot down over Yugoslavia in 1999 has been retired

Gen. Franks flew MH-60 Pave Hawk tail number 009 during Operation Allied Force, rescuing Lt. Col. Darrell Patrick “Dale” Zelko… Read More

3 years ago

USAF Names HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter ‘Jolly Green II’ to Honor the Legacy of ‘Vietnam-era Giants’

The USAF named its newest combat rescue helicopter, the HH-60W, the “Jolly Green II,” following the legendary tradition of the… Read More

4 years ago

USAF HH-60G that crashed in Iraq last March struck steel cable before impacting the ground

The cable entangled in the HH-60G’s main rotor assembly resulting in catastrophic damage and an unflyable condition According to an… Read More

6 years ago

Night Stalkers’ MH-60 crashes in Iraq, killing one U.S. Service Member

The MH-60 crashed in Iraq after conducting a partnered small-scale raid on Islamic State militants On Aug. 19, 2018 a… Read More

6 years ago

USAF HH-60G Pave Hawk crashes in Western Iraq killing crew members

There were seven people on board the HH-60G Pave Hawk and all were USAF airmen A U.S. Air Force (USAF)… Read More

6 years ago

LAKENHEATH HH-60G PAVE HAWK HELICOPTERS BEGIN RELOCATION TO AVIANO

The HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters and other equipment are projected to remain at Lakenheath until the beginning of June 2018… Read More

7 years ago

A QUICK LOOK AT HOW KADENA HH-60G PAVE HAWKS SAVED THE CREW OF THE MV-22 OSPREY THAT CRASH-LANDED OFF THE COAST OF OKINAWA

The MV-22 Osprey that crash-landed off the coast of Okinawa As reported by major media outlets on Dec. 13, 2016… Read More

8 years ago