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UTC Subsidiary Wins $65M For F-35 Propulsion System Maintenance

A United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) subsidiary has won a $64, 999, 589 contract modification to continue maintenance work on a propulsion system for the F-35 fighter jet. This modification covers a previously-awarded advance acquisition contract for lot six of low rate initial production, the U.S. Defense Department said Thursday. …

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Air Force One To Be Upgraded By Early Next Decade, Pentagon says

The Pentagon launched a new program on August 10 for the development and acquisition of replacement presidential aircraft scheduled to be operational early next decade, reports Tony Capaccio for Bloomberg. Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition Frank Kendall ordered the Air Force to assemble an office for the replacement project which …

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UTC Closes $18.4B Goodrich Buy, Forms New Aerospace Unit; Louis Chenevert Comments

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) has completed its acquisition of Charlotte-based aerospace manufacturer Goodrich Corp., UTC announced Thursday. According to the Washington Business Journal, UTC will divest assets from its aircraft engine manufacturing business as part of an agreement with the government for the $18.4 billion transaction. The Hartford, Conn.-based …

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Sikorsky Selling ‘Most Technologically Advanced’ Black Hawk Helicopter to Sweden

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a United Technologies company (NYSE: UTX), announced the U.S. government has given the OK to sell 15 of the company’s Black Hawk helicopters to the Swedish armed forces. The transaction, which will take place under the U.S. government’s foreign military sales program, would introduce the latest and …

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Cobham Wins Multimillion Dollar Contract from Sikorsky

Cobham plc (LSE:COB) has been awarded a multimillion dollar contract by Sikorsky Aircraft Corp, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp (NYSE: UTX). The contract is worth a potential $25 million and requires Cobham to manufacture composite components and assemblies for the main rotor blades of the US Marine Corps’ CH-53K …

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