[October 28, 2008] — In a
new report to be issued in December, Forecast International has projected that
production of the Eclipse 500 will soon end. The Connecticut-based market
research firm believes that the aircraft’s manufacturer, Eclipse Aviation, will
not attract new investment necessary to allow it to continue making the
aircraft beyond the first quarter of 2009.
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My wings are like a shield of steel.
Things still aren't looking good for Eclipse -
Eclipse Aviation Corp. employees will receive their pay no later than Tuesday, company officials said.
The Albuquerque, N.M.-based builder of small jets expected to have
its work force back on the job today, the company said in a statement.
On Thursday, Eclipse told as many as 1,400 workers that the company
could not cut checks for the bi-weekly pay period that ended on Nov.
12. Two dozen workers employed at Eclipse’s maintenance hangar at the
Albany airport also were sent home. A few were working at the site
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