WICHITA, Kan — It took place across the street from Cessna, but a rally Thursday afternoon brought together workers from all of Wichita's planemakers.
Their common goal, fight to keep jobs in Wichita and the time is critical - both Cessna and Hawker Beechcraft are negotiating contracts.
By 3:30 Thursday afternoon Hoover Road in Southwest Wichita was lined with workers from Cessna, Spirit, Boeing and Hawkerbeechcraft. All coming together for one goal.
Teresa Vasquez, a Cessna union member, tells Eyewitness News, "Wichita, Kansas is the Air Capital of the world and we want to keep it that way."