GKN Finishes Purchase Of Fokker

LONDON – U.K. aerostructures manufacturer GKN has completed the acquisition of Fokker Technologies. The €706 million ($779 million) takeover was finalized on Oct. 28. GKN is acquiring Fokker from Arle Capital, a deal first announced in July, after approvals from the European Commission. The EC at...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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