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  1. PPG Aerospace Produces Transparencies for Sikorsky S-97 Raider HelicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Coatings World

    PPG Industries' aerospace transparencies group produced the transparencies for the S-97 RAIDER rotorcraft prototype rolled out by Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. The 14-square-foot windshields are polycarbonate laminates for high impact strength and light weight with proprietary protective coatings to extend service life, according to Brent Wright, PPG global platform director for aerospace transparencies. "Sikorsky wanted windshields that will afford pilots maximum visibility, which is critical during flight operations of the S-97 RAIDER helicopter because of its speed and performance capabilities," Wright said.


  2. Special council meeting setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Altus Times

    ... Terry Heller Construction and Altus Flight Academy, Aviation Training Consulting, City of Altus, AMA, and Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation; The City of Altus vs. Leonard Keith Spears and Sherry K. Spears; and Matt Coppock, Tony Sanchez and John Woods ...


  3. Sikorsky Aircraft Selects Decision Lens R&D Software to Prioritize Engineering and Design ProjectsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Freshnews

    Sikorsky chose Decision Lens to enable the prioritization of engineering and design projects across the Commercial and Defense Systems sectors. Established over 90 years ago, Sikorsky Aircraft is an internationally recognized leading aircraft innovator, providing helicopters for all five U.S. military branches.


  4. Marine aviation nears milestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    ... two F-35 variants are being developed for the Air Force and Navy. The CH-53K, whose prime contractor is Sikorsky Aircraft, is being developed to replace the aging CH-53E Super Stallion heavy-lift helicopter. The Marines plan to begin fielding the ...


  5. International Representatives View CH-53K HelicopterRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Freshnews

    Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. , recently hosted more than two dozen guests, including delegates from NATO's Joint Capability Group Vertical Lift , for an up close look at the U.S. Marine Corps' CH-53K heavy lift helicopter. The group toured Sikorsky's Florida Assembly & Flight Operations Center where they were able to walk along the production lines for both the CH-53K helicopter and BLACK HAWK H-60M aircraft.


  6. Mayor Says Sikorsky is Staying in Stratford Despite Spin-Off TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 |

    Editor's note: In case you missed it from earlier this week, Mayor John A. Harkins had some big news regarding Sikorsky's future in Stratford... While last week's announcement that United Technologies, the owner of Sikorsky Aircraft, is discussing "strategic alternatives" for Sikorsky , including potentially spinning off the company onto its own, caused some concern, Stratford Mayor John A. Harkins said he's received assurances that the company is staying in town. "Sikorsky Aircraft has a long, storied history in our community," Harkins said in a statement.


  7. George P. Hall, 95; Retired Aeronautics Engineer, Avid HorsemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 |

    ... Aircraft. Much of his career was spent at United Technologies and its divisions. In 1958, while working at Sikorsky Aircraft, he was appointed chairman of the mechanical engineering department of the Bridgeport Engineering Institute. He retired from ...


  8. Sikorsky, Polish subsidiary sweeten helicopter contract bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | UPI

    Sikorsky Aircraft and its Polish subsidiary will invest in Polish Military Aviation Works facilities if awarded a government contract for new military helicopters. PZL Mielec said the investment would be nearly $200 million and establish service and repair units for UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters in plants of Polish Military Aviation Works, or WZL-1, in the cities of Lodz and Deblin.


  9. Twelfth Annual Product Warranty Report:Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warranty Week

    Warranty expenses are once again rising and so are the associated expense rates. Much of that has to do with the increased cost of passenger car recalls, and some of it is caused by the soaring sales of smartphones.


  10. Harkins: Sikorsky staying in Stratford as spin-off being consideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Milford Mirror

    Stratford Mayor John Harkins said he's received assurance by Sikorsky Aircraft officials that the company will stay in Stratford, though the idea of a possible spin-off from its parent corporation has caused some concern. The board of directors at United Technologies Corp. met last week to "review strategic alternatives" for Sikorsky, which is the town's largest employer.


  11. Ken Griffin Upped Stake in Citi, Devon and United TechnologiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 |

    Over the past days hedge funds have been filing their form 13-F, which is a quarterly report of equity holdings by filed institutional investment managers with at least $100 million in equity assets under management, as required by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission . In this article, letA s concentrate in one particular hedge fund and try to see the principal holdings in its portfolio.


  12. Harkins' budget: mill rate up, tax bill downRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Connecticut Post

    ... Stratford, and the business that are here are expanding -- Nuovo Pasta (on Bruce Avenue), for example. Sikorsky Aircraft is also expanding, too," Harkins said. "So we have seen an uptick in commercial while residential has gone down." "We'd like to ...


  13. AHS International Announces 2015 Award WinnersRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Freshnews

    ... operational communities have to offer." -- Dr. Michael S. Torok, Vice President for the CH-53K Program - Sikorsky Aircraft -- Tommie L. Wood, Senior Technical Fellow - Bell Helicopter -- Dr. Friedrich K. Straub, Senior Manager of Dynamics Technology ...


  14. United Technologies Enters $2.65 Billion Accelerated Stock Buyback DealsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | NACD

    "United Technologies announced on Friday accelerated share buyback agreements with both Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley for the repurchase of a total of $2.65 billion worth of the industrial conglomerate's common stock," reports MarketWatch . Under terms of the accords, United Technologies will make payments of $1.325 billion to both Goldman and Morgan Stanley.


  15. UTC weighing options on future of Sikorsky AircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | UPI

    The possible spinoff is one of a number of options being evaluated by UTC's board of directors as part of a strategic review, it said. "As part of the portfolio review announced last December, we are exploring strategic options for Sikorsky to determine the best way to enhance its long-term success and create improved long-term value for UTC's customers and shareholders," said UTC President and Chief Executive Officer Gregory Hayes.


  16. Annual Investors' Meet Of United Technologies On Thursday - A Lot Can HappenRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 |

    ... the aerospace and building systems manufacturer has announced that they are weighing options for their Sikorsky Aircraft division. There is a high chance of a spinoff of the division which manufacturers Black Hawk and other-purpose helicopters. Due ...


  17. Rosie Walker Promoted to Executive Vice President and Managing Director at PrimacyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Business Wire

    ... CIGNA, EmblemHealth, ESPN, The Hartford, MassMutual, Middlesex Hospital, MIT, Regis University, Sikorsky Aircraft, SunGard Financial Systems, Tufts Medical Center, Quinnipiac University and Yale-New Haven Hospital. The company is headquartered in ...


  18. United Technologies Moving to FarmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 |

    Editor's note: Good news for Farmington! Here is the story again in case you missed it about how United Technologies, the parent company of Sikorsky, is coming to Farmington. United Technologies , the owner of Sikorsky Aircraft, is moving its headquarters to Farmington from Hartford and is exploring splitting off Sikorsky from the rest of the company.


  19. Uncertain future for SikorskyRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    An uncertain future for Sikorsky Aircraft is nothing new to Connecticut officials. The announcement Wednesday that aerospace and building systems giant United Technologies Corp. is considering options for the helicopter manufacturer, including a possible spinoff, did not surprise state economic development director Catherine Smith.


  20. Sikorsky head cites highlight in advance of potential saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | News Times

    Mick Maurer, president of Sikorsky Aircraft, told investors at a conference on Thursday that a sale by corporate parent United Technologies of the Stratford-based helicopter giant might not be such a bad thing. Photo: Ned Gerard In the words of Mick Maurer , the timing is "very good" for any divestment of Sikorsky Aircraft by United Technologies, following UTC's announcement Wednesday that may end its long ownership of the Stratford-based helicopter manufacturer.