The Official Website of the State of West Virginia

Women in Aviation: Connie Robinson made history in the Navy, manufacturers helicopters at Aurora in Bridgeport, West Virginia


BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WV News) — Navy veteran Constance “Connie” Robinson continues her lifelong aviation infatuation at Boeing’s Aurora Flight Services in Bridgeport by doing quality work on helicopters, as well as other state-of-the-art projects.

Robinson has been with Aurora Flight Services for the past 12 years and, before that, worked for about five years at Pratt & Whitney before moving over. Her job at Aurora, she said, continues to be exciting.

“I’m a quality program manager for Sikorsky Programs, which is one of our major customers. ... We build components for Sikorsky and the Marine Corps’ CH-53K helicopter. I’m responsible for the overall quality of the product that goes out the door, and that includes inspections.

Read the rest of the article from WV News.