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Furloughs called off at Black Hawk Maker

Oct 7 2013, 1:51am CDT | by

Government Shutdown is having impact on private sector. United Technology Corp. just could avoid a furlough.

Furloughs called off at Black Hawk Maker
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Furloughs called off at Black Hawk Maker

It is not just government employees that get hit hard by the government shutdown. The longer the shutdown takes the more it spills over into the private sector. Government contractors like United Technologies Corp., maker of the Black Hawk helicopter already felt the impact.

Bloomberg reports that UTC could just avoid a furlough of up to 4,000 workers. The Pentagon has is bringing back 90% of its employees this week including personal that inspects and work with contractors like UTC. Besides UTC no other contractor has called off its furlough plans, but the new week is just about to start. Expect new reports to break later today.

There is no movement visible in Washington about solving this crisis. Most expect that the government shutdown will still go on for the whole week.

 

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.

 

 

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