Spirit AeroSystems Looks For Bolt-Ons, Supply Chain Savings

Leading aerostructures provider Spirit AeroSystems is looking for so-called bolt-on acquisitions and more savings from its supply chain, Chief Executive Tom Gentile said Nov. 1. In a third-quarter 2016 teleconference, Gentile—who took over last summer—said Wichita-based Spirit is only about 30-40%...

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