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2014-06-05 08:20:37

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney delivered its first PurePower PW1200G engine to Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation. The PW1200G engines will power the single-aisle MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ). Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). "Pratt & Whitney looks forward to powering Mitsubishi's new, next-generation aircraft with PurePower Geared Turbofan(TM) engines. Our new engine architecture complements...

2014-06-02 12:23:52

HARTFORD, Conn., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Technologies Building & Industrial Systems chief sustainability officer John Mandyck today offered the following comment regarding the Obama administration's proposed carbon emission regulation: "The administration's plan to reduce carbon emissions recognizes the critical role of energy efficiency. By improving the energy efficiency of our homes and buildings, we lower consumer energy costs and carbon emissions together....

2014-05-30 08:20:42

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy, Northrop Grumman and its supplier team - including UTC Aerospace Systems - have been honored with the 2013 Robert J. Collier Trophy for the development of the X-47B, the first unmanned, autonomous air system operating from an aircraft carrier. The National Aeronautic Association presented the award on May 29 in Washington, D.C. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). UTC Aerospace Systems...

2014-05-29 16:21:19

HARTFORD, Conn., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A webcast of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Greg Hayes speaking at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials & Basic Materials Conference is scheduled for 8:45 a.m. ET on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The presentation will be broadcast live on the Internet at www.utc.com and will be archived on the website. United Technologies, based in Hartford, Connecticut, provides high technology...

2014-05-21 16:22:24

HARTFORD, Conn., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A presentation by Geraud Darnis, President & CEO of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), at the Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference is scheduled for 3 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. The presentation will be broadcast live on the Internet at www.utc.com, and a recording will be archived later on the website. United Technologies, based in Hartford, Conn.,...

2014-05-20 20:20:19

MONTREAL, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft and LORD Corporation today announced the successful completion of flight demonstration testing of the Hub Mounted Vibration Suppressor (HMVS), a new technology aimed to reduce vibration on helicopters. The demonstration was part of an effort to address the challenge of crew fatigue and reduced equipment reliability and readiness that are caused by helicopter vibration. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies...

2014-05-20 12:22:48

GENEVA and BERLIN, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the certification by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) of enhanced functionality for the S-92® helicopter. The announcement was made at both the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibit (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, and at the ILA Berlin exhibition in Germany. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX)....

2014-05-20 08:22:58

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the expansion of its third-party logistics (3PL) relationship with UPS (NYSE: UPS). As part of the agreement announced today, UPS will open a 600,000-square-foot Northeast Logistics Center (NELC) in Londonderry, New Hampshire, to serve as a centralized distribution center for Pratt & Whitney parts, tooling and supplies. This logistics center...

2014-05-20 08:22:39

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney today announced that the first F135 engine has been delivered to the F-35 Final Assembly Check Out (FACO) facility in Cameri, Novara, Italy. This engine - the 137(th) delivered to date - is also the first F135 engine produced in Pratt & Whitney's West Palm Beach Engine Center; the company's brand new, state-of-the-art 97,000-square-foot production facility. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp....

2014-05-20 08:22:37

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Within the last year, Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), has signed more than $10 billion in long-term agreements with more than 90 key product suppliers from across the globe. The agreements are helping to solidify the company's manufacturing network as it prepares for an increase in commercial and military engine production. These agreements secure supply of parts decades into the future, and are...


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