China Company to Acquire Hawker Beechcraft for $1.79 Billion by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 7/9/2012 03:04 pm Updated 4 years ago Hawker Beechcraft of Wichita, Kan., says it has agreed to be acquired by a Beijing-based aerospace manufacturer in a $1.79 billion deal. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.