TITLE

MH-60 Romeo, Sierra Rack Up Successes

AUTHOR(S)
Burgess, Richard R.
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jun2003, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the MH-60R and MH-60S helicopters of the U.S. Navy. Roadmap of the helicopters used by the Navy; Evaluation of the performance of the aircraft; Operational test period of the warcraft.
ACCESSION #
10026349

 

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