Marking the largest move yet in the overhaul of the aerostructures sector, leading provider Spirit AeroSystems will buy Bombardier’s aerostructures businesses in Northern Ireland and Morocco, as well as an MRO business in Dallas, as the latter company exits commercial aerospace and the former grows its empire to include Airbus work and aftermarket services. Spirit announced Oct. 31 that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire select assets of Bombardier aerostructures ...


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