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KNSS News
December 05, 2019 - 11:14 am
Textron Aviation says the company is laying off an undisclosed number of workers, with most of the layoffs at its headquarters in Wichita. The company announced the layoffs Thursday but did not say how many employees would be affected. Company spokeswoman Stephanie Harder said in a statement the...
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Steve McIntosh
December 02, 2019 - 10:39 am
At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will consider issuing bonds for two companies ... 18 million dollars for Air Capital Fight Line L-L-C ... and up to 95 million dollars for Textron Aviation. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the bond money represents those companies' investment in...
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April 30, 2019 - 8:54 pm
Another big hiring announcement in Wichita. Textron Aviation saya it will hire 1,000 more workers this year. The Wichita Business Journal reports that CEO Ron Draper says the hiring level will just about equal the hiring of a thousand people in 2018. Draper says some of the hiring is replacing...
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KNSS News
December 04, 2018 - 1:18 pm
It was a busy Tuesday morning and early afternoon in the Wichita city council chambers as the council tackled several items of business. Textron Aviation, Etezazi Industries, MetalFab, Inc. and Sandstone Apartments were all issued Industrial Revenue Bonds. Textron received 91 million dollars, which...
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Dreamstime
March 31, 2018 - 7:14 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A shortage of skilled workers is a growing concern for companies that repair and maintain airplanes in Kansas. Lynn Nichols, who has a fixed-base operation, Yingling Aviation, which does aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul told The Wichita Eagle that there's a tight labor...
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