Larry Lawson, a former F-35 fighter program manager at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, has been named president and CEO of Spirit AeroSystems, succeeding Jeff Turner, who will retire at month’s end. He will take the reins at the Wichita-based aerostructures builder on April 6. Lawson, 55, became executive VP of Lockheed’ Martin’s Aeronautics unit in April 2012 after holding a broad range of positions in engineering, advanced development, business development and program management of ...


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