ThyssenKrupp Aerospace North America contract to supply
aluminum sheet products and related supply chain services to
Cessna Aircraft Co. has been extended by three years.
The Kent, Wash.-based
subsidiary of Essen, Germany-based ThyssenKrupp AG said June 28
it will supply Cessnas facilities in Wichita, Kan., as
well as the aviation companys subcontractors throughout
North America, from its operations in Hutchinson, Kan.
"We look forward to
working with Cessna on lowering their material distribution
costs and continuing to partner on creative ways to simplify
their supply chain," Jeff Luckasavage, president of
ThyssenKrupp Aerospace North America, said in a statement.
continue "to play a key role in the Cessna supply chain moving
into the future," Justin Salmans, vice president of supply
chain management for Wichita-based Cessna, said in a
employs 1,600 people and provides material and supply chain
management to aerospace firms in the Americas, Europe, Asia and
North Africa, the company said.