The agreement covers 176 employees in Troy, AL.
Laurie Havanec, Vice President, Human Resources said, "We are pleased that Sikorsky employees have ratified the contract. The negotiating teams for both the Company and the Union worked hard to reach an agreement acceptable to both sides."
Key elements of the new contract include competitive wage increases, enhancements to retirement programs and a new medical plan that allows employees to customize their coverage.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, based in Stratford, CT, is a world leader in helicopter design, manufacturing and service. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX), of Hartford, CT, which provides a broad range of high technology products and support services to the aerospace and building systems industries.