1. Articles in category: Aerospace/Defense

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    1. Signs point toward Gulfstream Aerospace announcing new maintenance hangar in Westfield

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 6 2011)

      Signs point toward Gulfstream Aerospace announcing new maintenance hangar in Westfield Gulfstream Aerospace plans to host Gov. Deval L. Patrick at a news conference Friday at Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport, an apparent sign that Westfield has been successful in its efforts to bring a new Gulfstream maintenance hangar and 100 jobs. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick

    2. United Technologies creates new division of Pratt & Whitney, Hamilton Sundstrand and Goodrich

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 3 2011)

      “It appears that the company wants to consolidate its position as a commercial aerospace market supplier, hence the exclusion of Sikorsky from this new group,” Pettibone said, referring to Sikorsky Aircraft. “With all the operations under one organization, the new aerospace unit should be able to offer significant packages of components – one-stop shopping, if you will – to manufacturers.” (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   United Technologies Corp.   The Republican   United Technologies

    3. GOV. MALLOY APPOINTS FOUR TO CONNECTICUT AIRPORT AUTHORITY BOARD

      Explore Military & Aerospace Electronics (Sep 22 2011)

      Governor Dannel P. Malloy today appointed four people to the Connecticut Airport Authority and named the board's chair. Appointed board members must have business and management experience and expertise in financial planning, budgeting and assessment, marketing, master planning, aviation, or transportation management. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Bradley International Airport   Dannel Malloy

    4. Paris Air Show yields $60M for CT aerospace | Hartford Business

      Explore HartfordBusiness.com (Sep 13 2011)

      Hartford conglomerate United Technologies Corp. - called Connecticut's signature aerospace company by DECD - reported significant orders for jet engines during the show, which will ripple through to the state's supply chain. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   United Technologies Corp.   Dannel Malloy

    5. The Pentagon's scaling back on military spending could impact Western Massachusetts machine shops

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 5 2011)

      The Pentagon's scaling back on military spending could impact Western Massachusetts machine shops “I don’t have a lot of cold hard facts on this, but I’ve already seen two major impacts in my own business,” said Larry A. Maier, president of Peerless Precision Inc. in Westfield and co-president of the Western Massachusetts Chapter of the National Tooling and Machining Association, a trade group with members in Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties as well as in northern Connecticut. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Regional Employment Board of Hampden County Inc.   Palmer   Springfield

    6. Hamilton-Sundstrand gets $6.6 million contract for submarine device design work

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 1 2011)

      Hamilton-Sundstrand gets $6.6 million contract for submarine device design work The order was among the Defense Department’s latest contract listings and identifies the Naval Sea Systems Command, in partnership with the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, as the contracting agencies. Under terms of the deal, Hamilton will investigate the possibility of using dry materials that can remove carbon dioxide from a submarine’s atmosphere, the listing says. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   United Technologies Corp.   The Republican

    7. Westover Air Reserve Base among Massachusetts military installations in line for $96 million in construction funding

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 1 2011)

      Westover Air Reserve Base among Massachusetts military installations in line for $96 million in construction funding The spending to upgrade facilities at Westover is part of $96 million in construction funding approved by the U.S. Senate on July 22 for projects at five military installations in the Baystate, including Westover. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   John Kerry   Chicopee   Westfield

    8. Pratt & Whitney breaks into military market with partnership with International Aero Engines

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 1 2011)

      Pratt & Whitney breaks into military market with partnership with International Aero Engines Pratt & Whitney’s multinational partnership, International Aero Engines, has logged an order for more than 56 engines from the Brazilian Air Force for a new fleet of 28 tanker and military transport aircraft (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   The Republican

    9. Senate approves $24 million to build new fueling system at Westover

      Explore GazetteNET (Jul 21 2011)

      "This investment is national security for America and jobs for Massachusetts," Kerry said in a statement. "I wrote to Chairmen Daniel Inouye and Tim Johnson to emphasize this was a top priority for troops and military families in Massachusetts, and I'm glad this money's going right where it's needed next year." (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   John Kerry   Chicopee

    10. Hamilton Sundstrand finalizes contract with Chinese firm AVIC Electromechanical Systems to build air management system

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 11 2011)

      Windsor Locks-based Hamilton Sundstrand and its Chinese partner, AVIC Electromechanical Systems Co. Limited, have finalized plans and entered into a contract to manufacture “vapor cycle cooling systems” in Nanjing, China. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   United Technologies Corp.   The Republican

    11. General Dynamics exceeds Mass. hiring goals - Mass High Tech Business News

      Explore masshightech.com (May 31 2011)

      General Dynamics exceeds Mass. hiring goals - Mass High Tech Business News General Dynamics currently employs 1,100 in Pittsfield, according to the announcement from Patrick’s office. More than half of the new employees have been hired from inside Berkshire County, with the other half split between Massachusetts and outside of Massachusetts, General Dynamics said in the announcement. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Raytheon   General Dynamics

    12. A birdseye view into the important world of manufacturing

      Explore masslive.com (May 18 2011)

      A birdseye view into the important world of manufacturing "When you think of every product that you touch throughout the day, somebody has to mold something, machine something, form something in order to come up with that product. And all the different ways to do that are really here at the show." (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   The Republican

    13. Governor, AIM Announce Expanded BuyMass Initiative

      Explore AIM Business Insider (May 16 2011)

      “We are very appreciative for the opportunity to meet with Raytheon and look forward to meeting with other Massachusetts companies to create business growth in the manufacturing sector. We can do business with global companies like Raytheon, but we just need someone to open the door and help us find the right people,” said Robert Klinger, President of Klinger Engineering in Whately. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Raytheon   Associated Industries of Massachusetts

    14. Pioneer Valley companies meet with Raytheon officials in hopes of generating ...

      Explore masslive.com (May 5 2011)

      Pioneer Valley companies meet with Raytheon officials in hopes of generating ... But Poplar Hill Machine was one of 15 companies invited to participate in matchmaking session organized by Associated Industries of Massachusetts and the Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts and conducted at the Andrew M. Scibelli Enterprise Center at Springfield Technical Community College Technology Park. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Raytheon   Springfield Technical Community College   Associated Industries of Massachusetts

    15. Springfield-based NXT Nutritionals gets Pentagon OK to sell Susta sweetner on military bases

      Explore masslive.com (Apr 30 2011)

      Springfield-based NXT Nutritionals gets Pentagon OK to sell Susta sweetner on military bases A sweetener with its roots in Springfield is starting to show up in military chow lines both stateside and around the World. NXT Nutritionals, a 6-year-old company with offices on East Columbus Street, has received Pentagon approval to sell its Susta sweetener and Healthy Dairy-brand of smoothies and yogurt cups containing Susta for use in military dining halls, including the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., and the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Springfield   The Republican

    16. BlueRISC's WindowsSCOPE Cyber Analysis Tool Suite Enhanced with Phantom Probe Agent

      Explore Press Release Distribution Online (Apr 4 2011)

      BlueRISC's WindowsSCOPE Cyber Analysis Tool Suite Enhanced with Phantom Probe Agent BlueRISC, a leader in hardware-assisted security and cyber-defense solutions, enhances its WindowsSCOPE™ (http://www.windowsscope.com) reverse-engineering, cyber analysis and defense, and memory forensics tool suite by adding the ability to analyze any computer on a network or Cloud transparently through its industry-unique Phantom Probe Agent™ technology. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Blue RISC

    17. Cyalume lights up $4M PIPE

      Explore bizjournals (Mar 28 2011)

      Cyalume Light Technology has raised $4 million from institutional investors, the West Springfield, Mass. military contractor and manufacturer of chemical safety lights reported in a regulatory filing Thursday afternoon. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Springfield

    18. Hamilton Sundstrand inks deal to build electric power system for Chinese passenger jet

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 20 2011)

      Hamilton Sundstrand and China’s AVIC Electromechanical Systems Co. Ltd. have finalized plans to manufacture the electric power system for the new Commercial Aviation Corp. of China C919 passenger jet, the Windsor Locks company says. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   United Technologies Corp.   The Republican

    19. BlueRISC Launches WindowsSCOPE Cyber Analysis Tool Suite for Windows

      Explore Press Release Distribution Online (Mar 17 2011)

      BlueRISC Inc (http://www.bluerisc.com), a leader in hardware-assisted security systems that has leveraged a combination of its industry-unique security processor and software technologies to provide endpoint security for defense companies, has released WindowsSCOPE Pro 1.0 (http://www.windowsscope.com), its first commercial tool suite for reverse-engineering, cyber analysis and memory forensics on Windows based computers. (Read Full Article)

    20. Baystate Health, Smith & Wesson, pledge to hire veterans

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 11 2011)

      Baystate Health, Smith & Wesson, pledge to hire veterans Two of the city’s largest employers gunmaker Smith & Wesson and Baystate Health – reaffirmed their commitments to hiring veterans with separate events Friday at their respective locations. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Baystate Health   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield

    21. E. Hartford tech promoter lets $115K in contracts

      Explore HartfordBusiness.com (Mar 3 2011)

      The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. has hired three Hartford area subcontractors to create a worker retraining organization to prevent aerospace talent from abandoning Connecticut and western Massachusetts. (Read Full Article)

    22. Connecticut technology center could help Massachusetts

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 22 2011)

      Connecticut technology center could help Massachusetts “It just makes sense to talk with them,” said Allan W. Blair, the president and CEO of the Western Mass Economic Development Council. “They are well established and they have some particularly on-point work that they are doing with manufacturers.” (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Westfield   Allan W. Blair

    23. Chicopee cautiously optimistic about increased commercial development in 2011 if economy picks up

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 14 2011)

      Chicopee cautiously optimistic about increased commercial development in 2011 if economy picks up This year the Westover Metropolitan Development Corp. is also expected to begin creating a new 100-acre industrial park of about 100 acres after having purchased property from the city and private owners between Westover Air Reserve Base and the Massachusetts Turnpike. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Michael D. Bissonnette   Chicopee   The Republican

    24. Pratt's new engine could fly Virgin

      Explore HartfordBusiness.com (Jan 27 2011)

      California airline Virgin America announced this morning it will purchase 60 fuel efficient A320neo aircrafts from France's Airbus for its fleet, possibly choosing the next generation of engine from East Hartford aerospace manufacturer Pratt & Whitney. (Read Full Article)

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