GE Aviation plant manager Jorge Perez announced in March that the Strother Field plant in Arkansas City was selected to be the assembly site for the new Passport 20 jet engine. He said in an e-mail to The Eagle on Thursday that the start of assembly work has been delayed.
GE Aviation plant manager Jorge Perez announced in March that the Strother Field plant in Arkansas City was selected to be the assembly site for the new Passport 20 jet engine. He said in an e-mail to The Eagle on Thursday that the start of assembly work has been delayed. Mike Hutmacher File photo
GE Aviation plant manager Jorge Perez announced in March that the Strother Field plant in Arkansas City was selected to be the assembly site for the new Passport 20 jet engine. He said in an e-mail to The Eagle on Thursday that the start of assembly work has been delayed. Mike Hutmacher File photo

GE Aviation plant expects delay on new jet engine work

October 08, 2015 05:45 PM