Lawmakers urge Navy to reconsider relocating Marine One contract out of Sikorsky Aircraft

Union leaders and Connecticut's two senators are calling on the Pentagon to reconsider moving a prestigious defense contract out of Sikorsky Aircraft.

Both of Connecticut's U.S. senators are sending out

Both of Connecticut's U.S. senators are sending out a letter urging the secretary of the Navy to keep Marine One work at Sikorsky in Stratford as opposed to moving it to a Navy facility in Florida. (August 22, 2016 5:58 PM)

Union leaders and Connecticut's two senators are calling on the Pentagon to reconsider moving a prestigious defense contract out of Sikorsky Aircraft. 

For decades, the Sikorsky facility in Stratford has been doing maintenance on the Marine One helicopters used by the president of the United States. The work may now be moved to a Navy facility in Florida after Sikorsky reported that talks...

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