• sikorsky April 28, 2022 9:23 pm

    Connecticut Lawmakers OK $75M in Tax Incentives for Sikorsky

    Connecticut legislators on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a bill that will provide up to $75 million in tax incentives to Sikorsky under an agreement Gov. Ned Lamont has said will keep the helicopter maker’s headquarters in the state for the next two decades. Lockheed Martin, the parent company of Sikorsky, is bidding on federal contracts for several new helicopter lines, including…

  • sikorsky March 28, 2022 6:55 pm

    Governor Announces 20-Year Agreement to Keep Sikorsky in CT

    The state has reached an agreement with Lockheed Martin to keep Sikorsky’s headquarters in Connecticut through 2042, according to the governor. Gov. Ned Lamont said his administration has reached an agreement with the company that might bring potential new helicopter lines to Sikorsky’s Stratford facility and sustain more than 7,000 jobs. Lamont said in a statement that Lockheed Martin, the…

  • sikorsky February 21, 2020 5:03 pm

    Sikorsky Gets Second Contract to Build Presidential Helicopters

    Stratford-based Sikorsky has a second contract to build Presidential Helicopters that will be able to be used to transport the president and vice president. Sikorsky said it entered into a contract with the U.S. Navy to build six production VH-92A Presidential Helicopters as part of the 23 aircraft program of record for the U.S. Marine Corps. Sikorsky expects to...

  • helicopter crash January 26, 2020 10:50 pm

    Sikorsky Reacts to Helicopter Crash That Killed Kobe Bryant, Four Others

    A helicopter crash in the Calabasas area of Los Angeles, California killed nine people Sunday, including Lakers great Kobe Bryant. The crash was called in at 9:47 a.m. Authorities said the helicopter was on fire and sparked a quarter acre brush fire. Flames were put out by 10:30 a.m. Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and a teammate on her basketball...

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