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2010-11-16 12:30:00

PHOENIX, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Boeing has selected the 36-150 Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) for CH-147 helicopters that will be delivered to Canada. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) "Honeywell engines and auxiliary power units are powering helicopters around the world, but the Canadian Forces program marks the first selection of Honeywell's APU for...

2010-08-17 11:41:00

PHOENIX, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today it has delivered the first 28 Honeywell T55-L-714A engines and fielding kits for the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense (MOD) Chinook helicopters, as part of the $185 million contract awarded last year to upgrade the existing Honeywell engines. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) The upgraded engines increase power...

2009-11-12 11:32:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. The Military Aircraft Avionics Market 2009-2019 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0163728/The-Military-Aircraft-Avionics-Market-2009-2019.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire The latest defence report - The Military Aircraft Avionics Market 2009-2019 - reveals the dynamic opportunities presented by one of the defence industry's few...

2009-10-18 14:35:00

RIDLEY PARK, Pa., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) and United Aerospace Workers (UAW) Local 1069 announced today that the 1,789 UAW-represented employees at the Boeing Rotorcraft Systems facility near Philadelphia have voted to ratify a new five-year collective bargaining agreement. The agreement, which was tentatively reached between Boeing and union leaders on Oct. 14, provides represented employees with outstanding pay, retirement and benefits packages...

2009-08-12 08:00:00

PHOENIX, Aug, 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense (MOD) will purchase the Honeywell 55-L-714A engine and spares, valued at approximately $185 million, to retrofit their fleet of Chinook helicopters. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) "Beginning next year, Honeywell will begin fitting U.K. Chinooks with its upgraded 55-L-714A engine that increases power by 17%, increases maintenance...

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