Feb 12 Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc,
which supplies parts to major aircraft makers, reported a 17
percent increase in quarterly revenue.
Revenue rose to $1.43 billion in the quarter ended Dec. 31.
Backlog at the end of the quarter was $35 billion, up about
4 percent, the company said.
The net income edged up to $60.7 million, or 43 cents per
share, from $60.4 million, or 42 cents a share, a year earlier.
Spirit AeroSystems makes structures for wings, fuselages and
other parts for Boeing, Gulfstream, Airbus and other