A Pratt and Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engine. (Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Aerospace Manufacturing Boosts State Exports To 30th In US

Connecticut exports powered by the aerospace industry reached a record $10.5 billion last year, ranking the Hartford area as the 30th largest export market in the nation, the U.S. Commerce Department said in a recent report.


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Connecticut Well-Represented At Paris Air Show

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Much of Connecticut’s aerospace industry is shipping out to the Paris Air Show where more than 300,000 trade and general visitors are gathering for the annual industry exhibition. The state Department […]


Malloy Dannel courtesy gov May 2011

Malloy To Attend Paris Air Show

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be attending the International Paris Air Show next week.


EDAC Technologies from their website

Farmington Aerospace Company Sold To Private Equity Group

EDAC Technologies Corp. said Monday that its board has agreed to sell the aerospace and industrial company to an affiliate of private equity firm Greenbriar Equity Group LLC for about $93.2 million.


Barnes Group

Barnes Group Profit Up, But Earnings Forecast Less Than Estimate

Bristol-based Barnes Group says its profit climbed 86 percent in the fourth quarter as the effects of the global economic slump eased and its business improved.