Bombardier / Spirit AeroSystems: 'Issues to be resolved' Over Belfast and Morocco Operations Sale
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August 5, 2020 - by John Campbell for www.bbc.com
A number of issues are still to be resolved before the sale of Bombardier's Northern Ireland operations can be completed.
US firm Spirit AeroSystems agreed to buy the business in October 2019.
On Tuesday, Spirit's chief executive said the firm was talking to Bombardier about "the conditions needed for closure of the deal".
Tom Gentile said he continued to see the "long-term strategic value" of the purchase.
Spirit, which is based in Kansas, is a major supplier to Boeing.
He was also asked if Spirit was seeking a lower price after Bombardier recently lost a planned Airbus contract for engine covers.
Mr Gentile said they were monitoring the situation and talking to Bombardier about possible impacts....
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