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December 2012

Monday, December 3, 2012
Sequestration

Appeal to Lawmakers: Step Back from the Fiscal Cliff

Pratt & Whitney President David Hess, in his role as chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association, joined a panel of chief executive officers from the defense industry for a panel discussion on the threat of sequestration on national security. … See more

October 2012

Friday, October 26, 2012
Commercial Engines

PurePower PW1100G-JM Last Bolt Ceremony Remarks: Jim Dunn

Jim Dunn, director, Systems Engineering & Validation, Pratt & Whitney, spoke at the PurePower PW1100G-JM Last Bolt Ceremony. … See more

Friday, October 26, 2012
Commercial Engines

PurePower PW1100G-JM Last Bolt Ceremony Remarks: Graham Webb

Graham Webb, chief engineer, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Development, spoke at the PurePower PW1100G-JM Last Bolt Ceremony. … See more

Friday, October 26, 2012
Commercial Engines

PurePower PW1100G-JM Last Bolt Ceremony Remarks: Greg Gernhardt

Greg Gernhardt, vice president, Pratt & Whitney 30K Engine Programs, spoke at the PurePower PW1100G-JM Last Bolt Ceremony. … See more

Friday, October 12, 2012
Aerospace Industries Association

"Transatlantic Trends and Opportunities"

Pratt & Whitney President David Hess, in his role as chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association, spoke at the ASD Annual Convention and Technology Forum in Lisbon, Portugal, on October 12. ASD, European Industry Associations for Aerospace, Security and Defense, is the counterpart of the American Aerospace Industries Association. … See more

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Aerospace Industries Association

"The Global Aerospace Trends and the U.S. Perspective on the Role of Japan"

Pratt & Whitney President David Hess spoke at Japan International Aerospace Exhibition in Nagoya, Japan, on October 9. In his keynote speech, "The Global Aerospace Trends and the U.S. Perspective on the Role of Japan," Hess focused on the outlook for the aerospace industry and stressed the long history of Pratt & Whitney in Japan. … See more

August 2012

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Sequestration

“The Countdown to Sequestration”

Pratt & Whitney President David Hess, in his role as chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association, spoke at the summer meeting of the AIA Supplier Management Council in Hartford, Conn. … See more

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Sequestration

“Sequestration: A Threat to Florida and the Nation”

Pratt & Whitney and Sikorsky, in conjunction with the Aerospace Industries Association, hosted a "Second to None" rally for more than 300 employees on Wednesday in West Palm Beach, Fla. … See more

July 2012

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Sequestration

“The Aerospace Industry Under Sequestration: Bracing for Cuts, Seeking Long-Term Commitments”

Pratt & Whitney President David Hess, in his role as chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association, addressed the House Aerospace Caucus on the potential effect of sequestration on the U.S. aerospace industry … See more

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Sequestration

Testimony of Mr. David Hess, President, Pratt & Whitney, Before the House Armed Services Committee On Sequestration Implementation and Options and the Effects on National Defense

Pratt & Whitney President Dave Hess testified before the House Armed Services Committee today on the topic of sequestration implementation and the effects on national defense … See more

May 2012

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Leadership

Royal Aeronautical Society, Interview with Pratt & Whitney President David Hess

Pratt & Whitney President David Hess was the guest of honor at the Royal Aeronautical Society's annual banquet in London on May 16. The event typically draws 400 to 500 guests … See more