The Machinists and Textron Aviation are considering whether to open contract negotiations to bring Beechcraft and Cessna Aircraft under one bargaining agreement. Some workers at Beechcraft and at Cessna belong to the union, but they have separate contracts with Textron, which acquired Beechcraft earlier this year.
The Machinists and Textron Aviation are considering whether to open contract negotiations to bring Beechcraft and Cessna Aircraft under one bargaining agreement. Some workers at Beechcraft and at Cessna belong to the union, but they have separate contracts with Textron, which acquired Beechcraft earlier this year. Travis Heying Eagle file photo
The Machinists and Textron Aviation are considering whether to open contract negotiations to bring Beechcraft and Cessna Aircraft under one bargaining agreement. Some workers at Beechcraft and at Cessna belong to the union, but they have separate contracts with Textron, which acquired Beechcraft earlier this year. Travis Heying Eagle file photo

Machinists, Textron consider negotiating a single contract

August 18, 2014 5:45 PM

More Videos

  • McConnell stands ready to accept the KC-46A Pegusus

    McConnell Air Force Base held a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday to signify completing the preparation for the arrival of the KC-46A Pegusus. After three years, 16 projects, more than 23 million pounds of steel and $267 million, McConnell stands ready to accept the KC-46A and lead the way for the future of air refueling. (Video by Fernando Salazar/The Wichita Eagle/Oct. 16, 2017)