A shortage of a resin used to produce composite materials in the Hawker Beechcraft Premier 1A and Hawker 4000 has forced a pro–duction hiatus and rolling furloughs of employees who work on the aircrafts' final assembly line. According to a company spokeswoman, the fur–loughs take effect over a 30-60 day period and last from 30 to 45 days.

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