Spirit AeroSystems to lay off 150 workers

Sep 13, 2013 | 09:21 AM | Frank Haflich

Tags  Spirit AeroSystems, Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace, SPEEA, worker layoffs, Kansas facility, Frank Haflich

LOS ANGELES — Spirit AeroSystems Inc. issued layoff notices to 150 salaried and management workers at its Wichita, Kan., headquarters and indicated that more reductions are likely on a voluntary basis.

These exiting employees are presumably part of a second round of layoffs announced by the aerospace subcontractor, whose total level of cutbacks hasn’t been disclosed.

A Spirit spokesman couldn’t be reached for comment.

Spirit also said a "significant number" of its salaried employees have "expressed interest" in voluntary retirement and layoff packages being offered by the company. ....





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