Orizon Aerostructures recognized by Spirit AeroSystems for Excellence in Innovation

Kansas City, MO, September 22, 2021 – Orizon Aerostructures is awarded Excellence in Innovation by Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE: SPR).

This award recognizes suppliers that create value for their business through product and service innovation, quality, cost savings, supplier diversity and sustainability.

The Supply Chain Leadership Council recognized Orizon on August 24th, 2021 at their Supplier Symposium awards banquet in Wichita, KS.  “Orizon is honored to receive the Excellence in Innovation award from Spirit,” said Orizon CEO Charlie Newell. “Our talented team of associates is committed to providing innovative solutions to our customers through disruptive and proprietary manufacturing processes.   We are grateful for the award and look forward to growing our relationship with Spirit as a strategic, trusted, and aligned partner.”

Pictured left to right:

Alan Young, Spirit VP Fabrication & CPO
Henry Newell, Orizon President
Charlie Newell, Orizon CEO
Jim Cocca, Spirit VP Supply Chain Execution & Defense

About Orizon Aerostructures

Orizon manufactures large complex structural components, provides metal finish processing, and fabricates major sub-assemblies for leading airframe manufacturers in the commercial aerospace, defense, space, and general aviation industries. The company’s investments in digitized systems/software, proprietary engineering/ programming techniques, advanced machine tools, and automated assembly technologies provides affordable solutions for the largest Aerospace and Defense manufacturers in the world. Orizon is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, with HUBZone Certified facilities in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Missouri.

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