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2011-02-11 14:44:00

In the news release, 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Foundation Hosts Gala in San Diego, CA to Commence Year-Long Celebration, issued 11-Feb-2011 by 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Foundation over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the fourth paragraph, second sentence, should read "President and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Dennis Muilenburg" rather than "President of Boeing Military Aircraft, Christopher Chadwick " as originally issued. The complete,...

2011-02-11 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Foundation is pleased to announce that a year-long celebration in honor of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard's 100th anniversary of flight will commence this weekend. The Centennial of Naval Aviation Kick-Off Gala, on Saturday, February 12, 2011, is part of the weekend-long celebration in San Diego, CA which will initiate a year-long celebration across the United States. The sold out gala will take...

2010-10-05 12:28:00

RHINEBECK, N.Y., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hudson River Valley Institute (HRVI) at Marist College and the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum come to Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome to pay tribute to Glenn Curtiss on Saturday, October 9. "This will be a celebration of the 100th anniversary of Curtiss' historic flight in his Albany Flyer down the Hudson River Valley from Albany to Manhattan and recognition of those who strive to preserve the memory of his innovative spirit," said HRVI Executive...

2010-06-22 07:30:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that it has acquired Specialist Electronics Services, Ltd. (SES) for 15 million pounds Sterling, or approximately $22 million. SES designs and manufactures rugged, security encrypted data recorders, processors, display media and software for aerospace and defense applications. SES will operate within the Integrated Sensing division of Curtiss-Wright's Motion Control segment. "SES's...

2010-05-27 15:53:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Hybricon Corporation ("Hybricon") for $19 million in cash. Hybricon is a leading supplier of high performance electronic packaging for the aerospace, defense and commercial markets, and provides electronic subsystem integration expertise which generates more efficient product development and reduced design and manufacturing...

2010-05-03 11:00:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that the Navy League of the United States will present its 2010 Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Award for exemplary leadership in the maritime defense industry to Curtiss-Wright Executive Richard Langseder at the Navy League Sea-Air-Space Exposition dinner on Tuesday, May 4. The dinner and award ceremony will be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor,...

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