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Pratt and Whitney

An F-119 engine on display at Pratt & Whitney in Middletown, at a ceremony marking the delivery of the last F-119. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Pratt Delivering Final F-119 Engine

Pratt & Whitney is marking the final delivery of a military jet engine in what an executive calls a bittersweet event.

01/17/2013

Pratt Lays Off 200 In Connecticut

Pratt and Whitney has announced 200 layoffs in Connecticut, part of a larger company-wide cutbasck.

01/15/2013

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Pratt And Whitney Cuts Connecticut Workforce

Pratt and Whitney is trimming 100 hourly jobs in Connecticut. effective this week.

12/05/2012

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Pratt Wins $194M Navy Contract For F-35 Parts

Three members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation say Pratt & Whitney has secured a $194 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide engine components, parts and materials for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.

01/07/2012

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GE Drops Work On Alternate To Pratt Engine For Fighter

GE Aviation has abandoned efforts to keep alive development of its alternative engine for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. The move leaves East Hartford-based Pratt & Whitney as the sole supplier.

12/02/2011

Good News Celebrated At Pratt and Whitney

State lawmakers and employees of Pratt & Whitney have scheduled a rally to celebrate a string of business successes for the East Hartford-based jet engine maker.

05/09/2011

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Pentagon Orders Halt On Alternative To Pratt Engine

The Defense Department has ordered a stop to work on an alternate engine for the military Joint Strike fighter. Pratt & Whitney Aircraft is the engine’s primary supplier.

03/24/2011

Pratt and Whitney Rally Delayed

A rally scheduled to celebrate the House of Representatives vote canceling an alternative engine for the Pentagon’s next- generation warplane has been postponed.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–02/21/2011

Machinists Union and Pratt and Whitney Begin Contract Talks This Week

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Jet engine maker Pratt & Whitney and the Machinists union are taking their continuing fight over jobs to the bargaining table.The subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. and the union begin negotiations […]

10/24/2010

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