United Technologies Corporation
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP /DE/ (Form: 4, Received: 12/12/2003 16:30:32)    
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public
Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

WHITMAN CHRISTINE TODD
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP /DE/ [ UTX ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION, ONE FINANCIAL PLAZA
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

12/10/2003
(Street)

HARTFORD, CT 06101
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YYYY) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YYYY) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YYYY) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YYYY) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units   $0.0000   12/10/2003        1132.8877         (2)   (2) Common Stock   1132.8877   $88.2700   1132.8877   D  
 
Phantom Stock Unit   $0.0000   12/10/2003        679.7326         (1)   (1) Common Stock   679.7326   $88.2700   679.7326   D  
 

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Consists of Phantom Stock Units acquired at the election of the reporting person in lieu of his/her annual retainer for services as a non-employee director under a company program that permits him/her to defer receipt of the retainer. Upon termination of services on the Board of Directors, all such Phantom Stock Units are payable in cash.
( 2)  Consists of a one-time grant of deferred Restricted Stock Units awarded on the date of election. Vesting occurs over a five year period. Upon termination of services on the Board of Directors, all such deferred Restricted Stock Units are payable in cash.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
WHITMAN CHRISTINE TODD
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
ONE FINANCIAL PLAZA
HARTFORD, CT 06101
X


Signatures
By: /s/ Charles F. Hildebrand as Attorney-in-Fact 12/12/2003
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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