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Sikorsky Awarded U.S. Air Force Contract to Develop New Combat Rescue Helicopter

Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has
been awarded a U.S. Air Force contract to develop new combat search and rescue
helicopters. Sikorsky will develop a derivative of the UH-60M BLACK HAWK model
for the Air Force’s rescue mission.

 

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26 June 2014

Pratt & Whitney President Paul Adams to Host Media Briefing at Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday, July 15

Pratt & Whitney President Paul Adams will host a media briefing at the Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday, July 15, from 9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., at the Pratt & Whitney Pavilion located at OE3. Breakfast will be available prior to the briefing, beginning at 8:30 a.m.

 

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18 June 2014

S-97 RAIDER™ Helicopter Powered On for First Time As Next-Gen Rotorcraft Moves Closer to First Flight

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced it has turned on electrical power for the first time to the S-97 RAIDER™ prototype helicopter, signaling successful installation of the avionics system and a major step toward completing the assembly of the new – and first – light tactical rotorcraft featuring X2 Technology™. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

 

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16 June 2014

Pratt & Whitney Marks Environmental Milestone in Singapore with 12 Million Gallons of Water Savings a Year

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has marked a major environmental milestone with the reduction of annual water consumption by more than 12 million gallons a year across its Singapore operations, the equivalent of more than a half a million ten-minute showers.

 

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13 June 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems welcomed Rep. Doug Lamborn to its Colorado Springs, Colorado Facility

UTC Aerospace Systems’ Interiors business recently hosted Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-CO), Fifth Congressional District, at its Colorado Springs, Colorado location. The Interiors business unit designs, builds and supports specialty seating products including the famous Air Force ACES II® ejection seat system which has saved 620 lives worldwide since going into operations in 1978, and is operational on all Air Force F-15, F-16, F-22, A-10, B-1 and B-2 aircraft. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp.

 

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11 June 2014

Pratt & Whitney Vice President of Engineering Inducted into Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering

The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering recently inducted Pratt & Whitney Engineering Vice President Tom Prete, recognizing him among the state’s leading experts in science, engineering and technology. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company.

 

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11 June 2014