Beechcraft Corp., the U.S. planemaker that exited bankruptcy protection in February, has drawn takeover interest from at least three suitors, including Brazil’s Embraer SA and India’s Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., said people familiar with the matter.
Hawker Beechcraft Co., the jet maker part-owned by Goldman Sachs Group Inc., said a unit asked a federal judge to block the U.S. Air Force from awarding an almost $1 billion contract for light attack aircraft, claiming the government won’t say why it was excluded from consideration.
Hawker Beechcraft Inc., the aircraft manufacturer owned by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Onex Corp., struck a deal with lenders that will provide a $120 million loan as it negotiates with creditors to avoid default.
Hawker Beechcraft Corp., the former planemaking unit of Raytheon Co., said its sales of aircraft to the Middle East have been boosted by government purchases, especially for so-called special-mission aircraft, amid a slowdown in the industry.
Hawker Beechcraft Corp. , the private- aircraft manufacturer owned by Goldman Sachs Group Inc . and Onex Corp ., said it’s in negotiations about a joint venture that could lead to the production of planes in China.
Hawker Beechcraft Inc., the bankrupt business-jet maker owned by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Onex Corp., may draw higher bids after agreeing to sell itself to Superior Aviation Beijing Co. for $1.79 billion.