Shutdown could lead to Rockford aerospace job layoffs
ROCKFORD (WREX) -
The government shutdown could affect jobs with a Rockford defense contractor.
United Technologies announces 5,000 layoffs are possible. Cutbacks might begin Monday at UTC facilities in Connecticut, Florida, and Alabama. According to a spokeswoman, the longer the shutdown goes, it's likely to impact employees at UTC Aerospace Systems in Rockford.
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