Connecticut Receives $1.6 Million Aerospace Training GrantConnecticut officials say the state has been awarded a $1.6 million federal grant to help fund an apprenticeship training program for aerospace manufacturing and maintenance workers.
Aerospace Manufacturing Boosts State Exports To 30th In USConnecticut 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.
Connecticut Well-Represented At Paris Air Show
Malloy To Attend Paris Air ShowGov. Dannel P. Malloy will be attending the International Paris Air Show next week.
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 Profit Up, But Earnings Forecast Less Than EstimateBristol-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.