12 iulie 2018

Bell just got a big military aircraft contract. Will Fort Worth get any new jobs?

stripes.com

(Tribune News Service) — Fort Worth-based Bell and its partner Boeing have won a $4.2 billion military contract to deliver 58 tiltrotor aircraft over the next six years. Company officials say it’s too early to speak about whether the deal will lead to the creation of new jobs at the Fort Worth helicopter manufacturing facility. But the news certainly bodes well for the roughly 4,200 North Texans who already work there. “This multi-year production contract provides program production stability [...]