United Technologies President and CEO Gregory Hayes is interviewed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Feb. 23. United Technologies Corp. has confirmed it talked with Honeywell International Inc. about the possibility of combining the two industrial conglomerates but determined that regulatory obstacles were too high to make a deal feasible. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
United Technologies President and CEO Gregory Hayes is interviewed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Feb. 23. United Technologies Corp. has confirmed it talked with Honeywell International Inc. about the possibility of combining the two industrial conglomerates but determined that regulatory obstacles were too high to make a deal feasible. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Richard Drew AP
United Technologies President and CEO Gregory Hayes is interviewed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Feb. 23. United Technologies Corp. has confirmed it talked with Honeywell International Inc. about the possibility of combining the two industrial conglomerates but determined that regulatory obstacles were too high to make a deal feasible. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Richard Drew AP

United Technologies again spurns Honeywell acquisition offer

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