BRIEF-Rockwell Collins comments on succession plan

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April 19 (Reuters) - Rockwell Collins Inc : * During earnings conference call, CEO Clay Jones says succession planning with board began at least two years ago * Jones says July timeframe picked for retirement because of his confidence

in company's position, adds successor is prepared to take role * Timing of retirement will allow Ortberg, the next CEO, to move

into next fiscal year with his own plan