Spirit has chosen Turkish Aerospace to manufacture and supply over 400 parts and sub-assemblies for a variety of Boeing platforms in addition to the contract to produce Section 48 tail feathers for the 737 MAX-8.
The collapse in world air travel, and resulting chaos in the airline industry, is trickling down through the supply chain. Spirit's work on twenty Boeing 737 MAX aircraft due to be delivered this year has been put on hold.
|20/12/2019||Press Release:||Spirit AeroSystems to suspend Boeing 737 MAX production in January 2020|
|05/04/2019||Press Release:||Spirit announced it will maintain 737 deliveries at 52 per month|
|09/03/2018||Press Release:||Spirit AeroSystems celebrates 10,000 737 deliveries to Boeing|