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Alcoa to Host Press Briefing to Discuss New Breakthrough Technologies That Lower the Cost, Weight and Production Risk of New Airplanes
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) will hold a press briefing on Thursday, June 9, 2011
beginning at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss new breakthrough
technologies that lower the cost, weight and production risk of new
airplanes. Alcoa will introduce the new technologies June 9 and will
display them at the Paris Air Show later this month.
To participate in the teleconference – which is open only to the media
-- please telephone (800) 230-1074 (U.S. and Canada) or (612) 288-0329
(International) and you will be greeted by an AT&T operator. Please
reference Alcoa Aerospace Briefing or the host Kevin Lowery.
Presentation materials will be available on-line beginning at 10:30 a.m.
ET at www.alcoa.com/aerobriefing.
Conference Call Information
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Mick Wallis, President, North American Rolled Products
Eric Roegner, President, Alcoa Forgings and Extrusions
Kevin Lowery, Director – Corporate Communications
(612) 288-0329 (International)
Reference: Alcoa Aerospace Briefing
To avoid a delay to the start time, please dial-in beginning at
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aluminum, as well as the world’s largest miner of bauxite and refiner of
alumina. In addition to inventing the modern-day aluminum industry,
Alcoa innovation has been behind major milestones in the aerospace,
automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial
transportation, consumer electronics and industrial markets over the
past 120 years. Among the solutions Alcoa markets are flat-rolled
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fastening systems, precision and investment castings, and building
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active use today. Alcoa employs approximately 59,000 people in 31
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