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2010-10-06 08:00:00

STRATFORD, Conn., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The S-92® fleet of medium-lift helicopters has surpassed 250,000 flight hours since the first aircraft entered service six years ago, establishing a record pace for a commercial fleet of Sikorsky helicopters. The first production S-92 entered service in September 2004. Transport companies flying work crews to offshore oil and gas platforms account for 90 percent of those airtime hours. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United...

2010-09-09 08:26:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS) a leading provider of helicopter services to the offshore energy industry, announced today that it has secured new contracts for work in the UK North Sea, Norway and Malaysia potentially worth in excess of $1.3 billion in revenue over the next ten years. William E. Chiles, President and Chief Executive Officer, said "We are pleased to continue our recent successes in bringing in new business by adding these long-term...

2010-07-20 09:00:00

LONDON, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announced today that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior (MOI) has become the launch customer for the new S-70i((TM)) helicopter. The MOI signed a contract to acquire three of the latest model aircraft in the celebrated BLACK HAWK helicopter line, and has taken options to acquire 12 additional S-70i helicopters. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo:...

2010-07-20 08:00:00

LONDON, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services announced today the signing of an agreement with Deccan Charters Ltd. of Bangalore, India, that appoints their Mumbai facility as an authorized Customer Service Center (CSC) to support the Sikorsky S-76® helicopter platform. Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) is the aftermarket division of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo:...

2010-07-19 13:48:00

LONDON, July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced its German Multi-Role Helicopter Team (GMRHT), consisting of several partnership agreements that will work together to introduce the Cyclone multi-role helicopter into Germany. The team collectively is offering a comprehensive solution for the requirements of the German Navy and Air Force. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo:...

2010-07-15 06:07:00

Washington, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), and Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) will compete jointly for the contract to replace the U.S. Air Force's fleet of combat search and rescue helicopters. The two companies signed a teaming agreement formalizing their intent to offer an advanced version of Sikorsky's UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopter for the Air Force's HH-60 Personnel Recovery Recapitalization program...

2010-07-01 12:56:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The first S-70i(TM) BLACK HAWK helicopter has successfully completed its first flight, officially launching an international variant and the newest Sikorsky Aircraft product to follow in the legacy of the BLACK HAWK helicopter. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO...

2010-06-10 06:00:00

HOUSTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS) today provided an update on the impact of the ongoing deepwater oil spill and the recently announced 180-day moratorium on deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico (the "Drilling Moratorium") on its activity in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. "While we expect that the Drilling Moratorium will have a near term negative impact on our operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, we have a large international footprint and our...

2010-05-03 08:00:00

. SHELTON, Conn., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services announced today the signing of a contract with the Royal Saudi Land Forces Aviation Command (RSLFAC) to upgrade its fleet of BLACK HAWK helicopters from the UH-60 A model configuration to the more modern UH-60L aircraft configuration. Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) is the aftermarket division of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo:...

2010-04-28 10:30:00

COATESVILLE, Pa., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sikorsky Global Helicopters has introduced its first aircraft with a new state-of-the-art Emergency Medical Services interior. Sikorsky Global Helicopters is the commercial business operation of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) Sikorsky's Engineering Division in Coatesville, Pa., teamed with industry leader Air...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.