by Max Brantley
Troubled Hawker Beechcraft, which finishes its private planes in Little Rock, has notified 170 employees that they will be laid off, Channel 4 reports.
The company, which is in bankruptcy and has been talking about a sale to a Chinese firm, is also laying off workers in Wichita. It had employed about 450 here.
Roby Brock posts the letter at Talk Business.