Pratt and Whitney
Connecticut’s congressional delegation is praising a new $592 million Pentagon contract with jet engine maker Pratt & Whitney for the seventh lot of propulsion systems for the F-35 Lightning II aircraft.
Pratt and Whitney Aircraft says its Machinists have ratified a new three-year contract with the engine maker.
Talks are underway on a new contract between Pratt and Whitney and the union representing it’s machinists. In a joint statement released today by Pratt and the International Association of Machinists, officials say the talks […]
United Technologies Corp. says a federal court ordering it to pay $473 million plus interest to compensate for alleged fraud in its sale of fighter jet engines will cut revenue and profit.
By STEPHEN SINGER AP Business Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ An 11-year study of the incidence of brain cancer at jet engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney in the state ended Thursday with university researchers saying […]
Aerospace conglomerate United Technologies Corp. says it’s donated $3 million to establish an endowed professorship at the Yale Cancer Center in New Haven.
Pratt & Whitney’s military program likely will take a dip as the company transitions from the legacy military engines it’s known for making, but engine orders will pick up in a few years with an increase in production of joint strike fighter engines, the company’s president said Thursday.
Senator Chris Murphy visited defense contractors Wednesday to denounce what he called damaging automatic federal budget cuts and said he expected smaller contractors in the state to be hit worst.
East-Hartford-based Pratt & Whitney says it’s uncovered fraudulent testing of engine parts, but that no recalls or other problems resulted.
A jet engine turbine is being shipped from Edwards Air Force Base in California to Middletown, so Pratt and Whitney can evaluate the cause of a crack in an Air Force F-35 fighter engine for the discovered on Tuesday.