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2012-07-10 02:20:28

LONDON, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) today announced the expansion of an existing contract that doubles the size of the in-country maintenance support team for the Colombian Army UH-60 BLACK HAWK fleet. The Colombian Army Aviation - part of the Army's Combined Arms Team - has acquired Scheduled and Unscheduled Maintenance Services for its fleet of UH-60 helicopters to ensure sustained support for operations mandated by the Colombian...

2012-07-09 10:20:51

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army and Navy today signed an $8.5 billion contract with Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), to buy a baseline quantity of 653 BLACK HAWK and SEAHAWK® helicopters through December 2017. The five-year contract will yield significant savings for the U.S. Government compared with purchasing the same quantity across five separate annual agreements. (Logo:...

2012-07-09 06:21:06

LONDON, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) today announced an exclusive sales and distribution agreement with Northrop Grumman Corporation's Italy-based subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Italia (NGI), to equip BLACK HAWK utility aircraft with its NAVEX-12 Air Navigation System. Certified to military standards, the NAVEX-12 provides a lower weight, more reliable, fiber-optic air navigation system for BLACK HAWK utility helicopters. With OEM...

2012-07-08 22:20:29

LONDON, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW-- Sikorsky today announced that the Royal Thai Army has signed a Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) to acquire two UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopters through the United States Government's Foreign Military Sales channel. Upon delivery, Thailand will become the first member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to fly the very latest version of the BLACK HAWK helicopter operated by the U.S. Army. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of...

2012-06-21 10:20:19

SHELTON, Conn., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Week's Overhaul & Maintenance Magazine has presented its prestigious 2012 MRO of the Year Award for military center of excellence to Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS). SAS, which received the award at the recent MRO Americas Conference & Exhibition in Dallas, Texas, is the worldwide aftermarket division of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo:...

2012-06-08 02:20:18

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has received an order from the U.S. Army to provide 80 spare health and usage management system (HUMS) electronic units for the Army's UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. The units will be produced by Goodrich's Sensors and Integrated Systems business in Vergennes, Vt. Deliveries are expected to commence in early 2013. "It started as an R&D project in Vermont, but HUMS has become a vital life-saving and cost-saving...

2012-05-07 10:21:00

HARTFORD, Conn., May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) today announced the appointment of Mick Maurer as President of its Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. subsidiary, effective July 1. Maurer will report to UTC Chairman & Chief Executive Louis Chenevert, succeeding Jeffrey P. Pino, who will retire July 1. To ensure a seamless succession, Pino and Maurer will collaborate closely during the next two months, after which Pino will serve as a consultant to Sikorsky. Maurer...

2012-05-07 06:21:53

STRATFORD, Conn., May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft and Terma today announced they have extended and broadened their previously announced Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore additional potential collaborations on aircraft programs. Both the original MOU, signed in February 2010, and the new MOU are conditioned on the Danish government's decision to procure Sikorsky MH-60R SEAHAWK(®) helicopters via a Foreign Military Sale with the U.S. Government, which is currently...

2012-03-29 06:21:07

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR), at next week's Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) will showcase its extensive product line that supports Army Aviation. Goodrich will display its sensor systems, surveillance systems, threat detection systems, power transmission, crash resistant seating, rescue hoists, engine components and advanced composite structures specific to the needs of the Army. AAAA 2012 takes place April 1 - 4 at the Gaylord...

2012-02-22 11:30:00

U-TAPAO, Thailand, Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.'s S-92® "Legacy of Heroes" (LOH) tour honored SEAHAWK Squadron 2 Naval Air Wing of the Royal Thai Navy today with a special recognition award for its long service with the SEAHAWK® helicopter. The LOH helicopter is in country this week as part of its world tour to honor first responders while showing the aircraft's capability to customers. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) (Logo:...