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April 23, 2014 8:25 AM

Textron Aviation starts laying off 750 employees, 575 in Kansas

The number of job cuts announced at Cessna Aircraft and Beechcraft on Wednesday were in line with or lower than experts’ expectations. About 750 full-time and contract employees at Cessna Aircraft and Beechcraft – including about 575 in Kansas – received 60-day layoff notices on Wednesday, Textron Aviation said.

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