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2011-06-10 08:00:00

STRATFORD, Conn., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) today announced the certification of the Aurora Flight Sciences' facility in Columbus, Mississippi, as a UTC Supplier Gold site. Aurora Flight Sciences becomes the 14th Sikorsky supplier to achieve this milestone for superior operational performance. Qualifying criteria includes best-in-class performance in quality, delivery, lean techniques and customer...

2011-05-18 11:00:00

STRATFORD, Conn., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced that the U.S. Government has agreed to sell 15 Sikorsky UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopters to the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (or FMV, which is the Swedish acronym) for operation by the Swedish Armed forces. The transaction will take place under the U.S. Government's Foreign Military Sales program, and represents the introduction of the latest and most technologically advanced BLACK HAWK model into...

2011-04-28 09:12:00

STRATFORD, Conn., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), and the U.S. Navy have celebrated the production of 100 MH-60R and 200 MH-60S SEAHAWK(® ) multi-mission helicopters for the U.S. Navy. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/NE91550 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) "MH-60 helicopters perform an important role protecting the fleet and its...

2011-04-22 12:05:00

STRATFORD, Conn., April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announced that the Defense Industry Executive Committee (DIEC) has selected Sikorsky for a contract involving 109 derivative BLACK HAWK helicopters for multi-mission use by the Turkish Government. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) Sikorsky will finalize contract details with the Undersecretariat for Defense...

2011-04-13 10:45:00

SHELTON, Conn., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) today announced the signing of an annually renewable contract providing in-country maintenance in support of the Colombian Army UH-60 BLACK HAWK fleet. Twenty-one Sikorsky-trained technicians will perform Phase Maintenance Inspections and 120 hour inspections at the Aviation Maintenance Base in Tolemaida to help ensure fleet mission readiness for combat operations. Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) is the...

2011-04-05 08:00:00

MIELEC, Poland, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Flight test operations at Sikorsky Aircraft's company in Poland, PZL Mielec, are fully operational and the company is preparing to deliver the first S-70i(TM) BLACK HAWK helicopters, Sikorsky Aircraft announced today. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110405/NE74859 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) Test Pilot Leszek Pawula, a well...

2011-03-22 14:00:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. officially opened a new facility at its Florida Assembly and Flight Operations (FAFO) campus, establishing experimental assembly line operations for the new CH-53K heavy lift helicopter. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110322/NE69208) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO) Since 1959, United...

2011-02-02 09:30:00

BEEVILLE, Texas, Feb. 2, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) today delivered the second UH-60 aircraft that has undergone "A-A" to "L" recapitalization for use by the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Agency (CBP). Distinguished as the fifth helicopter off the original BLACK HAWK helicopter production line, this fully upgraded UH-60L model will execute national security missions mandated by the CBP. Nicknamed "718" from the last three digits of its identification...

2011-01-21 13:39:00

STRATFORD, Conn., Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of State has delivered three UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopters to the Government of Mexico's Federal Police (FP). Designed and manufactured by Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), the aircraft are the first of six advanced helicopters designed to support Mexico's law enforcement operations as part of the Merida Initiative, a security cooperation agreement between the two countries. (Logo:...

2011-01-20 13:08:00

Washington, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maritime Helicopter Support Company, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has received a $1.4 billion firm fixed price contract from the U.S. Navy to continue providing performance-based logistics support for more than 490 in-service H-60 SEAHAWK® helicopters. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO )...


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