ABC news.com 2013.12.27 05:46
Cessna Aircraft parent company Textron Inc. said Thursday it will buy
Beechcraft Corp. for approximately $1.4 billion, a deal that would combine
two mainstays of Wichita's general aviation industry.
The announcement by Providence, R.I.-based Textron caps a year that saw
Beechcraft emerge from bankruptcy largely freed from debt and its
unprofitable Hawker business jet operations, which it stopped making to
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