March 22, 2013
Spirit AeroSystems names Larry A. Lawson new President and CEO
Spirit AeroSystems released that its board of directors has named Larry A. Lawson, president and chief executive officer, effective April 6, 2013. Mr. Lawson, formerly executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics business segment, succeeds Jeff Turner who has been Spirit’s CEO since the company’s formation in 2005. Mr. Turner is expected to remain on Spirit’s board of directors.