Boeing Co. said Monday it had started issuing notices for what could be hundreds of layoffs at its satellite business, a move it blamed partly on the stalled reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, which supports many of its sales.
The aerospace giant expects to lay off “several hundred” workers over the coming months and into early 2016, a company spokesman said. Boeing last week confirmed it had lost a satellite deal from Asia Broadcast Satellite because the company couldn’t secure financing.
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