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2010-12-06 12:44:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Michael Francis, Chief Advanced Programs and Senior Fellow at United Technologies Research Center, the central research organization of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), will present the Wright Brothers Lectureship in Aeronautics at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit to be held Jan. 4-7, 2011, at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Florida. "Dr. Michael S. Francis...

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