Business News Archive - February 21, 2010

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of celebrities interrupted their red carpet interviews at the recent Golden Globe Awards to autograph a Chrysler 300 which was auctioned off on Saturday, Feb.

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell, U.S.

HOUSTON, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft's S-92® helicopter fleet recently passed 200,000 total flight hours, the company announced today at the Heli-Expo exhibition. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp.

HOUSTON, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and Lider Taxi Aereo S.A. Air Brasil today announced the signing of a contract for three S-76C++(TM) aircraft in a ceremony held at Heli-Expo. This contract continues the more than 30-year relationship between the companies.

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.