*Army crew chiefs prepare M240B machine guns for UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters on the flightline before participating in aerial gunnery training at the Army Aviation Support Facility, on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., April 16, 2015.

New this week in Thunder Run:

UH-60 Blackhawk Unit Equipment

Gundar Arms Industries is rolling out a new set of Unit Equipment for the UH-60 Blackhawk, available this week on the front page of the Event Prizes Store:

  • UH-60 Blackhawk Laser Sights I – Laser homing technology that increase range by +3%
  • UH-60 Blackhawk Ballistic Armor MK I – Improved armor coating reduces damage taken by -10%
  • UH-60 Blackhawk AP Ammunition I – The newest grade armor-piercing ammunition increases damage by +7%

UH-60 Blackhawk Airdrop Troops

Also available now in the Menace Event ONP Prize store:

Collect all new Airdrop Troop sets for all of your favorite infantry units. In addition to the Riflemen and Machine Gunners that are already available, the Mortarman, Javelin Gunner, Sniper, Sapper, Combat Engineer, and Stinger Gunner are joining the fray. Collect ’em all so that your enemy will never know what’s coming!

UH-60 Blackhawk Battle Replay Contest

Think you’ve got what it takes to prove you’re the Master of the UH-60 Blackhawk? Only 24 Hours left until the competition comes to a close!

Post a link to your most action-packed Battle Replay featuring the recently released UH-60 Blackhawk unit as a comment on our Thunder Run Community Forums before Friday, March 15th at 17:00 GMT to be entered into the contest and become eligible to win BIG Blackhawk prizes, including a one-of-a-kind custom UH-60 Unit Payload Equip named after yours truly.

Read more here.

Good hunting, Commanders!

TR: UH-60 Blackhawk Unit Equipment – March 21st Patch Notes