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Black Hawk Helicopter (File:Brennan Linsley/AP Photo)

Black Hawk Vital In Post-9/11 World

America’s wars since the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 have been a boon for the maker of Black Hawk helicopters, a workhorse the U.S. military has relied on heavily to strike targets and ferry troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.

09/05/2011

Photo courtesy of Stratford Fire Department

Plane Crash in Stratford

A small plane crashed into a fence around 9:45 p.m. Saturday while trying to land at Sikorsky Airport in Stratford.

06/25/2011

(File: Sikorsky Aircraft/AP Photo)

Lull In Military Orders Prompts Sikorsky Layoffs

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is laying off nearly 400 workers at its factory in upstate New York because of what the company says is a lull in orders for military helicopters.

06/03/2011

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Sikorsky Wins Turkey Helicopter Contract

Turkey’s state-run news agency says U.S. helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft has won a contract worth $4 billion.

04/21/2011

NTSB Recommends Changes For Sikorsky Helicopter Invoved in Fatal Crash

NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ The National Transportation Safety Board on Tuesday recommended redesign and modification of some elements of the Sikorsky S-76C model helicopter, the type that was involved in the 2009 helicopter crash that […]

11/23/2010

Sikorsky Cutting 1% of Salaried Workers, Worldwide

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Sikorsky Aircraft says it’s cutting 1 percent of its global workforce, citing ongoing problems with the global economy and a slump in the market for commercial helicopters. The maker of commercial […]

10/02/2010

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