Press Releases

  • WASHINGTON, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- A multitude of NASA research investigations, crew provisions, hardware and science experiments from across the country is headed to the International Space Station aboard Orbital Sciences Corp.' s Cygnus spacecraft.

  • LATHROP, Calif., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- On Thursday, July 17 at 11 a.m., Dickey's Barbecue Pit will start slow smokin' in Lathrop with the first 50 dine-in guests receiving gift cards worth up to $50. Friday, the party continues with all day merchandise giveaways which includes Dickey's Barbecue t-shirts, pens, koozies and more!

  • Creates industry-leading E&C company with broad global reach and enhanced ability to deliver integrated services to clients Accelerates AECOM’ s strategy of offering an integrated-delivery model by adding key capabilities and expertise in markets including construction, oil& gas, power and government services Expected to realize US $250 million in annual cost-saving synergies, nearly all of which will be achieved by the end of fiscal year 2016 Expected to be accretive to AECOM’ s GAAP earnings per share and more than 25% accretive to AECOM’ s cash earnings per share in FY2015, excluding transaction-related costs Transaction enterprise value of approximately US $6 billion.

  • CINCINNATI, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- New research in Nature Genetics identifies a novel genetic and molecular pathway in the esophagus that causes eosinophillic esophagitis, opening up potential new therapeutic strategies for an enigmatic and hard-to-treat food allergy.

  • EAST HARTFORD, Conn., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW-- Pratt& Whitney's PurePower engine family has completed nearly 10,000 hours and 19,000 cycles of full engine testing, including 1,400 hours of flight time. Pratt& Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. company.

  • Pratt& Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp.. United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, provides high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries. To learn more about UTC, visit its website at www.utc.com, or follow the company on Twitter:@ UTC.

  • INDIANAPOLIS, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Eli Lilly and Company today announced results from its non-clinical study in genetically engineered mice examining combination therapy with the murine version of the beta-amyloid antibody N3pG and beta-secretase inhibitor BACE.

  • Elbit Imaging Ltd. announced today, that Plaza Centers N.V., a public company listed on the London Stock Exchange and the Warsaw Stock Exchange in which the Company holds directly and indirectly approximately 62.5% of the outstanding shares, announced following its Annual General Meeting held on July 8, 2014, that the following individuals shall be appointed to its board of directors with immediate effect: Mr.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW-- UTC Aerospace Systems was awarded a contract by the United States Air Force to upgrade the entire fleet of SYERS-2 imaging sensors to the latest SYERS-2C variant. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp..

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW-- UTC Aerospace Systems' Aerostructures business marked a major milestone today when it delivered its 10,000 th set of inlet and fan cowls for a Next-Generation 737 to Boeing.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW-- UTC Aerospace Systems has received FAA supplemental type certification for its new tablet-based electronic flight bag system on the Airbus A320 series aircraft. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corporation..

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW-- UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by The Boeing Company to supply wheels and carbon brakes for all models of the Boeing 737 MAX. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp..

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW-- UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Airbus as a primary maintenance service provider for Airbus' Flight Hour Services and component repair support. The long-term agreement covers UTC Aerospace Systems components on all Airbus platforms.

  • WASHINGTON, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing will highlight a range of MicroBlade, SuperBlade ® SuperServer ® and SuperStorage solutions certified for Windows Server 2012 R2 this week at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington, D.C. At the show, Supermicro will promote server and storage solutions optimized for Enterprise, Cloud, Big Data, Data Center and HPC, enabling Microsoft Partners to drive growth and accelerate business opportunities.

  • "This study supports the Alzheimer's Association view that people with dementia retain, and benefit from, full healthcare treatment," said Maria Carrillo, Ph.D., Alzheimer's Association vice president of Medical and Scientific Relations.

  • LONDON, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- A U.S. Air Force pilot successfully fired two Raytheon Company AIM 120 Advanced Medium Range Air- to-Air Missiles from an F-35B fighter aircraft. It is also the baseline missile for the NATO- approved Norwegian Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System.

  • LONDON, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Raytheon Company has started integrating Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast capabilities for the U.S. Air Force's largest airplanes to ensure that the service meets an international deadline for equipping military aircraft with the latest satellite-based cooperative aircraft tracking technology.

  • LONDON, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- In partnership with Hitachi Kokusai, Raytheon Company is leading Japan's P-1 maritime surveillance aircraft modernization project.

  • LONDON, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Thanks to Raytheon Company, the U.S. Army helicopter fleet will benefit from the first major radio system upgrade since 2005. The radios will meet the government's data security requirements and work seamlessly with legacy communications systems, making installation easy and saving millions in integration costs.

  • COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 13, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- A decreased ability to identify odors might indicate the development of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease, while examinations of the eye could indicate the build-up of beta-amyloid, a protein associated with Alzheimer's, in the brain, according to the results of four research trials reported today at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference ® 2014 in Copenhagen.