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Black Hawk (b. Makataimeshekiakiak)

(1767–1838) Sauk and Fox war chief; born in present-day Illinois. A fierce opponent of the spread of white settlers, he attempted to form a pan-Indian alliance to repossess ancestral lands but was defeated in what was called the "Black Hawk War" (1832). Released from prison in 1833, he toured several eastern cities and dictated his autobiography.
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Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), and its subsidiary PZL Mielec, have signed a memorandum of understanding with Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ), a large defence group in Europe, under which PGZ companies would have significant involvement in the S-70i Black Hawk helicopter programme if Sikorsky and PZL Mielec are selected by the Polish government to provide a fleet of multirole helicopters, the company said.
Our commitment to Poland already runs deep with more than 1,560 employees at PZL Mielec and thousands more in our Polish supply chain sustained by BLACK HAWK helicopter production.
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Army's fleet of BLACK HAWK helicopters continues to log fleet hoursin theater, BLACK HAWK aircraft operating in the Middle East region are alsoperforming well for Sikorsky customers.
The on-screen version of Black Hawk Down avoids completely the central issue that led to the death of Americans on the sandy streets of Mogadishu: The UN's insistence upon "arresting" Aidid and his associates and placing them on trial.
Neil Schmitz's article "Captive Utterance: Black Hawk and Indian Irony" gives the closest reading to date of Black Hawk: An Autobiography as a text.
Manufacturer and designer of helicopters Sikorsky Aircraft Corp, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp (NYSE:UTX), said on Sunday that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Mexican helicopter service provider ASESA (Aeroservicios Especializados SA de CV) to jointly explore assembly and service opportunities in support of BLACK HAWK helicopters.
Manufacturer and designer of helicopters Sikorsky Aircraft Corp said on Friday that it has delivered an S-70i BLACK HAWK helicopter to Jalisco in Mexico.
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