UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), said it is a lead sponsor of AirSpace Minnesota´s new aviation learning center, and the sole sponsor of the ALC wind tunnel.
The company donated USD25,000 to the project as part of its ongoing efforts to promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. The donation was presented to Kristi Rollag Wangstad, president of AirSpace Minnesota, by Mark Skarohlid, general manager at UTC Aerospace Systems´ Sensors and Integrated Systems business in Burnsville, Minn.
UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries. UTC Aerospace Systems supports a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities.
United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries.