The Ministry of Defence this week at the Brunei International Defence Exhibition (Bridex) accepted two Sikorsky S-70i™ BLACK HAWK helicopters into the Royal Brunei Air Force following an unveiling attended by His Majesty the Sultan. Two more Sikorsky S-70i BLACK HAWK helicopters are currently undergoing the process of acceptance at the Royal Brunei Air Force. Equipped with a suite of advanced avionics and sensors, the multirole aircraft can perform a variety of missions over land and water, including search and rescue, humanitarian relief, anti-piracy, troop transport and medical evacuation. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp.
5 December 2013
Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has
given a 15-year-old Tennessee teenager its 2013 Igor Sikorsky Youth Innovator
Award and a $1,000 scholarship check for imagining an electrically driven
helicopter designed specifically to serve humankind by mid-century.
25 November 2013
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced that CHC Helicopter has signed a
multi-year contract to purchase nine S-92® helicopters, with options
to acquire up to 15 more, for use in transporting offshore oil workers and for
possible search and rescue operations. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United
22 November 2013
The Engine Alliance GP7200 engine has achieved another significant operational milestone, reaching 2 million revenue flight hours after five years of service.The GP7200-powered A380 aircraft began revenue service in August 2008 and now 55 GP7200-powered A380 aircraft are flying with Emirates, Air France and Korean Air. Next year, GP7200-powered A380s will be delivered to Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways. Additionally, Air Austral and Transaero Airlines selected the GP7200 engine to power their A380 aircraft on order.
19 November 2013
UTC Aerospace Systems is proud to join the USO of North Carolina in providing Thanksgiving dinner to military troops and their families. The event will host 400 individuals on Thanksgiving Day at Charlotte Motor Speedway for dinner, kid’s activities and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. After dinner, attendees will have the opportunity to experience Speedway’s Carolina Christmas, one of the largest drive-through light parks in the country. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp.
18 November 2013
IAE International Aero Engines AG has launched its new Pure-V™-1 designation for V2500® engines maintained to IAE’s high build standards. A Pure-V designated engine contains IAE-approved parts and repairs throughout the entire engine. – See more at: http://www.pratt-whitney.com/Press/Story/20131118-0800/2013/All%20Categories#sthash.RriH30IV.dpuf
18 November 2013