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  1. Shirley Ann Crowley, 67; Long-Time Mansfield Center ResidentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Shirley resided in Enfield, CT for thirteen years and then in Mansfield Center, CT for twenty years. Shirley was a loving daughter, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, very devoted to her family.

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  2. AD: Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation (Sikorsky) HelicoptersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Aero-News Network

    SUMMARY : This AD requires inspecting the tail rotor drive shaft flange-to-shaft attachment hardware for correct assembly and correct torque of the fasteners. If there is a discrepancy, this AD requires, before further flight, applying an index mark to the flange and TDS, inspecting the flange and shaft for a crack, fracture, wear, and certain measurements, and replacing any part that does not meet the approved criteria before further flight.

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  3. Sikorsky eyes sale of 400 helicopters in Mideast over 5-10 yrs -execRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    Sikorsky Aircraft Corp, a unit of United Technologies Corp, expects to sell around 400 helicopters in the Middle East over the next five to ten years, roughly as many as it has delivered to the region to date, its regional head said on Wednesday. "Expansion of the existing fleet of 400 will be in a proportional manner, and modernisation is going to drive that number in the region," Anand Stanley, vice president and general manager for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa, told reporters at a defence industry show in Abu Dhabi.

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  4. Klarides, Staneski, and Slossberg Tour SikorskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Orange Live

    State Reps. Pam Staneski , Jason Perillo , Kim Rose , Sen. Gayle Slossberg, , State Rep. Laura Hoydick, with House Republican Leader Themis Klarides , State Rep. Ben McGorty and United Technologies, Government Relations, Jackie State Representatives Themis Klarides , Pam Staneski and State Senator Gayle Slossberg participated in a two-hour-long facility tour for area lawmakers at Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation in Stratford on Monday, Feb 23. Both Rep. Klarides and Sen. Slossberg voted last session to support an incentive program to bolster Connecticut's aerospace industry, foster the creation and retention of jobs and protect our national defense.

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  5. Test pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | AOPA Pilot

    ... manufacturer. The company later produced agricultural aircraft and helicopters. It was acquired by Sikorsky Aircraft in 2004. 4. (d) These holes are made in aircraft parts to reduce or lighten aircraft empty weight. Metal is removed in locations ...

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  6. Slovakia seeking Black Hawk helosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | UPI

    ... Slovakia, once part of Czechoslovakia and a member of the Warsaw Pact, is specifically seeking nine of the Sikorsky aircraft. Also included in the proposed sales package would be 20 T700-GE-701D engines, 20 embedded global positioning ...

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  7. Obituaries today: Izell Sullivan worked for United TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | MassLive.com

    Izell Sullivan , 82, of Springfield passed away on Feb. 13. He was born in Savannah, Georgia. He was a Korean War Army veteran, and served in the military for 20 years. He had been employed by United Technologies.

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  8. Obituary: John T. Barry Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... class of 1961 and a graduate of East Coast Aero Technical School, class of 1966. He was employed by Sikorsky Aircraft from 1966 until his retirement in 1999. Upon retirement, Jack and his wife, Mary Ann (Mills) relocated to Florida. During his ...

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  9. UPDATE 1-AIRSHOW-Airbus in talks with Indian firms on helicopter joint ventureRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Reuters

    ... that form joint ventures with foreign suppliers. In addition to Airbus, other firms including U.S.-based Sikorsky Aircraft and Russian Helicopters are also expected to bid for the order. "We are willing to partner with Indian companies to supply ...

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  10. Airbus in talks with Indian firm on helicopter joint ventureRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Reuters

    ... that form joint ventures with foreign suppliers. In addition to Airbus, other firms including U.S.-based Sikorsky Aircraft and Russian Helicopters are also expected to bid for the order. State-run Hindustan Aeronautics is the only Indian company ...

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  11. Airbus picks Turbomeca as sole engine supplier for X4 helicopterRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Reuters

    Airbus Helicopters said on Wednesday it had decided to focus on one engine type for its X4 programme, choosing Safran subsidiary Turbomeca as the sole engine supplier and dropping a Canadian unit of Pratt & Whitney. Airbus Helicopters said it came to the decision after market research suggested the need for a "significant" increase in engine power compared with previous scenarios for the future replacement to its best-selling EC155/Dauphin.

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  12. Sikorsky, Brazilian school partner for helicopter technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | UPI

    Brazil's Technological Institute of Aeronautics is building a helicopter technology laboratory as a result of a cooperative agreement with Sikorsky Aircraft. The Brazilian Air Force reports that the agreement to advance rotary wing aircraft technology in Brazil also provides for scholarships for undergraduate thesis projects in helicopter technology and collaboration in the creation of a course in the area.

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  13. Briefly. . .Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Straford-based Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies, announced the start of bladed ground testing -- a major milestone -- for the S-97 Raider program. The Raider is an armed reconnaissance rotorcraft designed to significantly outmatch conventional military helicopters in maneuverability, payload, speed, range and high/hot environmental conditions.

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  14. Sikorsky, Brazilian Aerospace Academics Launch Rotorcraft CollaborationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Aero-News Network

    Sikorsky Aircraft and the Brazilian Instituto Tecnolgico de Aeronutica have launched the Collaboration for Rotorcraft Innovation to accelerate the development of rotorcraft technologists in Brazil. The initiative aims to increase undergraduate exposure to rotorcraft principles as part of a well-rounded aerospace engineering education in a country whose military already flies both Black Hawk and Seahawk helicopters.

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  15. Meet Carlos M. GonzalezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Machine Design

    ... engineering at Manhattan College in New York. During the summers of 2005 and 2006, I was an intern at Sikorsky Aircraft in the firm's Hydraulics and Mechanical Flight Controls Department. Upon my graduation, I was hired by the same department. ...

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  16. Analyzing Ken Fisher's Holdings: United TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | GuruFocus.com

    Ken Fisher is a billionaire fund manager managing ~$48 bn worth of equity assets through his investment advisory firm Fisher Asset Management, LLC. The firm uses a combination of top-down macroeconomic research and bottom-up, fundamental stock selection process in order to identify potential candidates for its portfolio. United Technologies is one of the major holdings of the firm.

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  17. Sikorsky Aircraft and Brazilian Aerospace Academics Launch Rotorcraft Innovation CollaborationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Freshnews

    Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and the Brazilian Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica today celebrated the launch of the Collaboration for Rotorcraft Innovation to accelerate the development of rotorcraft technologists in Brazil. The initiative aims to increase undergraduate exposure to rotorcraft principles as part of a well-rounded aerospace engineering education in a country whose military already flies both BLACK HAWK and SEAHAWK helicopters.

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  18. Donald M. ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Herald Gazette

    ... first at Republic Aircraft in New York, and from 1966 to 986 as a foreman building military helicopters at Sikorsky Aircraft in Connecticut. In 1990 he and his wife, Anne, moved back to Tenants Harbor. He often said it was like he never left. He ...

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  19. Ballard Power Systems Shares Soar On Volkswagen Patent DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Benzinga

    Ballard Power Systems Inc. signed an $80 million deal to sell a fuel-cell patent portfolio to Volkswagen AG . Ballard will get $50 million for the automotive-related portion of fuel cell patents that Ballard acquired in April from United Technologies Corporation for $2 million plus 5.1 million Ballard shares.

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  20. One Put, One Call Option To Know About for United TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Forbes.com

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