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Spirit AeroSystems stock hits 52-week high
Stock in Spirit AeroSystems Inc. hit a 52-week high on Friday, climbing to $37.90 during the day's trading.
Wichita Schools implements system to keep sex offenders out
A heightened level of security is being implemented to protect Wichita students.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
LMI Aerospace Hits Milestone - Celebrates 2,000th Crew Floor
LMI Aerospace, Inc. , announces the completion of their 2000 Cockpit Crew Floor for the Boeing 737.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
More job cuts imminent at Spirit AeroSystems
It plans to offer a voluntary retirement program, a voluntary layoff program and a layoff of management and salaried employees, the company said Thursday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Report: Airbus has slashed A380 prices to try and snag sales
Airbus' A380 has netted 318 orders, with the company delivering 138 planes, since the company rolled out the superjumbo jet in 2005.
Onex made a big profit off Spirit AeroSystems
Canadian investment firm Onex Corp. walked away with a sizable profit following the sale of its final shares in Spirit AeroSystems Inc. Canadian investment firm Onex Corp. walked away with a sizable profit following the sale of its final shares in Spirit AeroSystems Inc. Onex said last week in its second-quarter earnings report that it and its ... (more)
Boeing may be ready to boost 737 production rate again
An executive with the Boeing Co. last week said the company will take steps to meet global demand for its 737 aircraft.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Rich exit for buyers of Boeing spinoff
Canadian private-equity firm Onex, which in 2005 bought Boeing's major parts plant in Wichita, Kan., and two smaller Oklahoma facilities, made its final exit from the deal this month with a hefty financial gain: Nine times its original $108 million investment.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Onex swings back to profit, says it's positioned for new deals
The Onex Corp. logo is displayed at the company's annual general meeting in Toronto in 2012.
Private equity firm Onex Corp. posts Q2 net profit on flat revenues
Onex Corp. says it's well-positioned to make new acquisitions as part of its long-term buy-and-sell strategy.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Workers Threaten Suit to Block Spirit AeroSystems Sale
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SPEEA Welcomes AARP Foundation Litigation to Age Discrimination Case Against Spirit AeroSystems
Originally filed by 10 SPEEA-represented employees in March with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Office of Civil Rights , the charges allege the aerospace supplier to Boeing and Airbus terminated hundreds of employees in 2013 because they were older and either they or a family member had a costly medical condition.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Machinists Union to Sue Spirit AeroSystems Over Plan to Outsource Jobs
"The new leadership at Spirit AeroSystems is embarking on the same misguided approach that caused customers to wait an extra two years for Boeing 787 Dreamliner deliveries," said IAM International President R. Thomas Buffenbarger.
Onex sells last stake in Spirit AeroSystems, ending nine-year investment
Onex Corp and its affiliates have sold their remaining 8.4 million shares of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. , a former Boeing manufacturing unit that makes major structures for commercial, military and business jets.
Spirit AeroSystems Announces Public Stock Offering by Existing Equity Holders
The Company will not receive any proceeds from the offering. The shares are being offered by affiliates of Onex Corporation and current and former members of management of the Company.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Another plane with Spirit AeroSystems ties joins U.S. Navy fleet
The anti-submarine and reconnaissance aircraft is based off the Boeing's 737-800 aircraft.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Spirit AeroSystems Adds Tool Storage Capacity With Large Fabric...
Spirit AeroSystems, one of the world's largest non-OEM designers and manufacturers of aerostructures for commercial, military and regional jets, has opened a new storage facility at its headquarters in Wichita, Kansas.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Spirit AeroSystems Appoints Board Member [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
Spirit AeroSystems reported the appointment of John L. Plueger to its board of directors effective immediately.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014...
Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. [NYSE: SPR] reported second quarter 2014 financial results including continued healthy demand for large commercial aircraft and strong mature program operating performance.
Spirit AeroSystems earnings jump in Q2
Spirit AeroSystems CEO Larry Lawson says he sees a promising future for the company as the commercial aerospace cycle remains strong.