EMPLOYEE BENEFIT PLANS
|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2015
|EMPLOYEE BENEFIT PLANS|
|EMPLOYEE BENEFIT PLANS||
10. EMPLOYEE BENEFIT PLANS
Components of the net periodic benefit costs for the three months ended September 30, 2015 and 2014 were as follows (dollars in millions):
During the nine months ended September 30, 2015 and 2014, we made contributions to our pension and other postretirement benefit plans of $83 million and $113 million, respectively. During the remainder of 2015, we expect to contribute an additional amount of approximately $17 million to these plans.
In connection with employee terminations related to restructuring programs, we recorded noncash pension settlement losses of nil and $11 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2015 and 2014, respectively.
The entire disclosure for pension and other postretirement benefits.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef