Spirit AeroSystems

Spirit AeroSystems

Spirit AeroSystems is a company that is interested in manufacturing component parts and assemblies for commercial aircraft

Spirit AeroSystems is a company that provides products and services for the use of or for fuselages, under-wing components, composites, wings, and spare and repair parts. The company was founded in 2005, in Wichita, Kansas, United States.

The company is capable of providing aerospace components, composites, metal nacelle hardware, metal pylon hardware, tooling products, metallic and non-metallic assembly, and fabrication tooling. The company also provides after-market services and spare parts.

Spirit AeroSystems looks to provide the products and services to industries such as defense, fabrication, innovation, and commercial markets. The company is interested in developing solutions towards hypersonic flight, as well as assisting in the development of hypersonic weapons. The company manages production systems for 787 composite fuselages, and fabricates major composite components. The company is able to manufacture prototypes and low-volume programs as well as producing high-rate production.

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Curtis Richardson

David Coleal

Duane Hawkins

Philip Anderson

Tom Gentile

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Spirit Aerosystems - Crunchbase Company Profile & Funding

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Spirit AeroSystems

Tom Gentile

Wichita, Kansas, United States

Aerospace manufacturer

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Reuters Editorial
April 8, 2020
U.S.
Spirit AeroSystems , Boeing's top supplier, said on Wednesday it had stopped production for the planemaker for an indefinite period and would furlough workers supporting Boeing programs in Kansas and Oklahoma.
Reuters Editorial
March 24, 2020
U.S.
Spirit Aerosystems , Boeing's largest supplier, is temporarily suspending production of parts for the airline at many of its facilities across the United States, the company said on Tuesday, as the global coronavirus pandemic saps demand across the industry.
Reuters Editorial
January 30, 2020
U.S.
Spirit AeroSystems said on Thursday it would gradually restart production of parts for Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets and deliver 216 shipsets in 2020.
David Yaffe-Bellany
December 18, 2019
www.nytimes.com
The decision made real what Boeing's suppliers had dreaded -- a suspension of unknown length that could force some of them to scale back production and even lay off workers.
Will Martin
December 18, 2019
Business Insider
Boeing is suspending production of the 737 Max nine months into the aircraft's grounding, the latest setback in a rolling crisis around the plane.
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www.prnewswire.com:443
WICHITA, Kan., Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems [NYSE: SPR] announced today that Jose Ignacio Garcia will join the company as Senior Vice...

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