GKN Raises Airbus, Boeing and JSF Workload with Fokker Takeover

LONDON—British aero-engineering firm GKN is increasing its involvement in Airbus and Boeing commercial programs with the takeover of Dutch aerospace firm Fokker Technologies. The €706 million ($779 million) acquisition, inked on July 28, also expands GKN’s defense work on the F-35 Joint Strike...

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