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2009-06-09 06:30:00

WICHITA, Kan., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) announced today an amendment to its existing credit agreement.

2009-05-19 11:26:00

$11 Million in New Projects Approved in Atlanta ATLANTA, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Meeting at the world's largest bioscience and biotechnology convention, the Kansas Bioscience Authority has approved more than $11 million in new investments as part of a $581 million initiative to help researchers and businesses thrive in the state. The funding decisions made at the Bio International Convention will create bioscience centers of innovation in biomaterials and plant biology, expand...

2009-05-18 16:12:00

GENEVA, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawker Beechcraft Corporation (HBC) is taking the lead in sustainability among aircraft manufacturing companies.

2009-04-17 10:16:00

WICHITA, Kan., April 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) will release its first quarter 2009 financial results at 6:30 a.m.

2009-04-16 08:00:00

WICHITA, Kan., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials with Wichita Mid-Continent Airport have extended an agreement for marketing and advertising services with Armstrong|Shank Marketing Advertising and Public Relations until February 2011.

2009-03-05 08:30:00

WICHITA, Kan., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Turner will speak at the J.P. Morgan Aviation & Transportation Conference in New York, N.Y., at approximately 10:45 a.m.

2009-02-18 21:28:00

Supports corporations who rely on business aviation to succeed WICHITA, Kan., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Many of America's most successful companies are under fire for owning business aircraft. They still need to fly and Hawker Beechcraft Corporation (HBC) is here to help.

2009-02-16 13:53:40

A study of Wichita, Kan., dogs indicates Buddy and Maggie are the most popular canine names but many others sport unusual names such as Lunchbox and Prada. The study of licensed Wichita dogs in 2008 found that Buddy overtook Max as the top name for male dogs while Maggie took the top spot from Molly,

2009-02-05 13:00:00

WICHITA, Kan., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Turner will speak at the Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference in Miami, Fla., at approximately 3:25 p.m. Eastern time on Monday, Feb.

2008-10-27 15:00:19

WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Airline Solutions recently completed a market assessment of Wichita Mid-Continent Airport (ICT), covering the 12-month period ending March 2008. Sabre uses its extensive database of booking data to conduct its analysis.

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