Spirit AeroSystems recognizes 13 suppliers

Spirit AeroSystems recognized 13 companies this week as 2011 Platinum Suppliers for customer satisfaction and performance.

Suppliers were selected for quality, on-time delivery, support and willingness to partner with Spirit for “overall improvement in value.”

They were honored at an event Tuesday.

Three of the suppliers are based in Kansas, including Complexx Machining and Exacta Aerospace in Wichita and Valent Aerostructures in Cottonwood Falls.