Spirit AeroSystems delivers its first composite fuselage of the V-280 tilt-rotor aircraft to Bell Helicopter at a ceremony at Spirit in September.
Spirit AeroSystems delivers its first composite fuselage of the V-280 tilt-rotor aircraft to Bell Helicopter at a ceremony at Spirit in September. Jaime Green File photo
Spirit AeroSystems delivers its first composite fuselage of the V-280 tilt-rotor aircraft to Bell Helicopter at a ceremony at Spirit in September. Jaime Green File photo

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