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22 hrs ago | Business Journal

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.

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Yesterday | KAKE

Wichita Schools implements system to keep sex offenders out

A heightened level of security is being implemented to protect Wichita students.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Freshnews

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.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, LMI Aerospace, Aerospace-Defense, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Cottonwood Falls, KS

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.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 787

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Wichita, KS, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

Business Journal

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)

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Wichita, KS

Sat Aug 16, 2014

News Observer

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.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Wichita, KS, Airbus A350, Airbus Aircraft

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.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services

Brandon Sun

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.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services

Mon Aug 11, 2014

TheStreet.com

Workers Threaten Suit to Block Spirit AeroSystems Sale

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Related Topix: Mozilla, Outsourcing, Wichita, KS

Business Wire

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.

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Related Topix: Health, AARP, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Wichita, KS

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Business Wire

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.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 747, Boeing 737, Boeing 777, Boeing 767

Brandon Sun

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.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services

Hispanic Business

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.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Stanley

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Freshnews

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.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS

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.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Freshnews

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.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Airbus A350, Airbus Aircraft

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

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