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Sikorsky S-61N Sabah Arar AFP Getty Images

UTC Exec Says Military Is Cutting Spare Parts Orders

The chief financial officer of United Technologies Corp. says the European economy is beginning to recover, but the U.S. military is sharply cutting spare parts orders for subsidiary helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.

09/17/2013

Sikorsky Aircraft S 70-i helicopter (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Cuts At Sikorsky, Most In Connecticut

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is cutting 200 hourly jobs, blaming reduced spending by the federal government and other countries and rising costs to compete. The subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. […]

09/13/2013

Sikorsky Blackhawk S-701 (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

200 Layoffs At Sikorsky, Mostly In Connecticut

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is laying off 200 workers due to military spending cuts and the uneven economic recovery. Spokesman Paul Jackson said Thursday that the subsidiary of United Technologies […]

06/27/2013

Brainard Airport in Hartford.

FAA Going Ahead With Plans To Close Smaller Airport Towers

The FAA announced Friday it plans to go ahead with plans to close air traffic control towers at smaller airports — including six in Connecticut: Brainard in Hartford, Tweed-New Haven, Groton-New London, Waterbury-Oxford, Danbury and Bridgeport-Sikorsky.

03/22/2013

Air Traffic Control Tower (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Sequester Will Close Towers At Six Airports In State

Members of the Connecticut Congressional delegation say the budget cuts required by the sequester which took effect Friday will mean closing of six air traffic control towers in Connecticut in a month.

03/06/2013

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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.

10/23/2012

Sikorsky UH 60 (Alexander Klein/AFP/Getty Images)

Sikorsky To Close Upstate New York Plant

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. says it will close its plant in upstate New York where it employs 570 workers who customize military helicopters sold to foreign governments.

09/25/2012

Sikorsky S-61N Sabah Arar AFP Getty Images

Maurer Named Sikorsky President

United Technologies Corp. has announced a new president of its Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. subsidiary.

05/07/2012

Sikorsky S-61N Sabah Arar AFP Getty Images

Jury Rules Engine Responsible in Sikorsky Helicopter Crash

An Oregon jury ruled Tuesday that a problem with an engine was responsible for the 2008 crash of a Sikorsky helicopter that killed nine firefighters during a wildfire in Northern California.

03/27/2012

Louis Chenevert (File: Epsilon/Getty Images News)

Chenevert Named “Person of the Year” By Aviation Industry Magazine

United Technologies Corporation’s chairman and CEO Louis Chenevert has been chosen the 2011 Person of the Year of “Aviation Week & Space Technology” magazine.

01/03/2012

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