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Spirit AeroSystems' engineers to vote on new contract

Spirit AeroSystems‘ engineers will vote Thursday, August 27 on whether to accept the company’s offer of a new labor agreement.

The negotiating team and council for the Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace’s Wichita engineering unit recommend rejection of the offer. Last month, members rejected Spirit’s first offer by 91 percent.

Polls will be open from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. at Century II’s Mary Jane Teall Theatre at 225 West Douglas.