| Feb 14, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Pratt & Whitney walked away from the Singapore Air Show with the most engine orders of any manufacturer, extending its footprint in an aerospace market expected to be the world's largest in just a few years.
Indian airline Air Costa and Singapore's BOC...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Connecticut was among 16 states that saw record levels of exports last year, with the sale of aerospace and related equipment accounting for nearly half of the $16.5 billion in exports, a report released Tuesday shows.
Exporting for the nation as a whole...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 11:50 AM
United Technologies Corp. said Wednesday that profits from continuing operations and a delayed helicopter shipment led to increased per share earnings that beat analyst expectations.
Earnings from continuing operations increased 50 percent to $1.6...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:43 AM
DefenseNews.com reports: United Technologies Corp. (UTC) is considering the future of America’s leading helicopter maker, Sikorsky, and whether to sell, spinoff or forge a strategic merger for the manufacturer of the Black Hawk, one of the world&...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:58 PM
United Technologies Corp. declined on Monday to discuss published reports that it is considering a sale or spinoff of Sikorsky Aircraft, which faces challenges in an era of lower Pentagon spending for helicopters.
Defense News, which first reported the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Pratt & Whitney said Monday it is cooperating with authorities after federal agents arrested a former employee for trying to ship documents to Iran related to the U.S. military's Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.
The East Hartford defense contractor, the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:52 PM
NEW YORK — United Technologies Corp. expects slow defense sales and taxes to weigh on earnings next year, pushing the midpoint of its profit expectations below analyst expectations.
"The defense budget remains under pressure," Louis Chênevert, the...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Sikorsky has begun to repair a troubled $4.8 billion helicopter deal with the Canadian government that nearly fell apart after the Stratford-based manufacturer failed to deliver the aircraft on time.
The Canadian government and Sikorsky Aircraft Corp....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Chris DiPentima sees the wave.
Pegasus Manufacturing Inc., his 75-employee machine shop in Middletown, will need to add a shift. He expects the company to double its revenue by 2018, at which time he expects to have close to 100 more employees....
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:04 PM
The ING Hartford Marathon created $14.1 million in financial value for the region last fall, a nice bump up from 2012, according to a new report that arrives just in time for the annual event to lure a title sponsor now that ING has jumped out of the...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 3:14 PM
The union representing about 4,500 Sikorsky workers in Connecticut and Florida overwhelmingly approved a four-year contract on Sunday.
The vote, 2,098 to 66, was held in Wallingford and Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., near another Sikorsky Aircraft Corp....