PZL Mielec signs supply contract with Aero Vodochody for the Sikorsky S-70i
esterday at the ILA, PZL Mielec, announced it had signed a long-term contract with Aero Vodochody to supply structural components for the Sikorsky S-70i BLACK HAWK helicopter currently being produced in Poland.
Initially valid until 2017, the contract provides for at least 50 cockpit sections to be built in the Czech Republic. Since production of the S-70i began three years ago 17 helicopters have been assembled in Poland. The contract will serve to increase the number of European suppliers and also aims to improve cost efficiency in production.