Polamer Signs Deal to Supply PrattNew Britain manufacturer estimates contract will generate $140M
200 Salaried Job Cuts At Pratt In State, 400 Company-WideAnother round of job cuts at Pratt and Whitney, as the company announces a restructuring of the salaried workforce.
Pratt Says About 575 Salaried Workers Are Retiring In Downsizing EffortJet engine maker Pratt & Whitney says about 575 U.S. salaried workers are retiring as part of the company's voluntary separation program.
Heat, Not Fatigue, Blamed For Cracked Fighter Jet Engine BladeHeat was the cause of a cracked blade in an engine on an F-35 fighter jet that prompted the entire fleet to be briefly grounded last month, manufacturer Pratt & Whitney said Wednesday.
UTC Net Income, Revenue Up In Third Quarter United Technologies Corp. says its third-quarter net income and revenue rose on higher orders in elevator sales, heating and cooling equipment and commercial aviation spare parts.
Chenevert Named "Person of the Year" By Aviation Industry MagazineUnited Technologies Corporation's chairman and CEO Louis Chenevert has been chosen the 2011 Person of the Year of "Aviation Week & Space Technology" magazine.
Wheeling And Dealing At Paris Air Show
EADS Won't Appeal Tanker DecisionThe European Aeronautic Defence and Space Co. says it won't appeal a contract for airborne refueling tankers awarded to Boeing. It's seen as a win for Connecticut-based Pratt & Whitney, which makes engines for the Boeing plane.
Pratt Engines Will Power New TankerBoeing, with engines by Connecticut-based Pratt and Whitney is the winner of the Pentagon contract for a new air refueling military tanker.
Announcement Soon On Military Refueling TankerThe Pentagon is expected to announce its decision on a new airborne refueling tanker for the military -- either the Boeing version, with engines from East Hartford-based Pratt and Whitney, or the version from European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, It will replace the KC 135 shown here.
GE Will Continue F-35 Engine FightA spokesman for GE Aviation says a House vote Wednesday favoring the Pratt and Whitney engine for the Pentagon's F-35 fighter is a setback for GE, but he says the project will continue -- as will efforts to win approval for their alternate engine.
Win For Pratt & Whitney In Fighter VoteA big victory in Washington for lawmakers from Connecticut, as the house voted to kill an alternative to the Pratt & Whitney engine for the F-35 fighter jet.