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Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Unexpected turbulence

Posted By on Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 2:03 PM

The booming business of producing executive aircraft has been a bright spot in Little Rock's economic picture. The forecast has turned cloudy.

Arkansas Business reports layoffs to be announced soon by Hawker Beechcraft, which employs 900 in Little Rock. The recession has, naturally, hurt orders for private planes.

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