China Company to Acquire Hawker Beechcraft for $1.79 Billion by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 7/9/2012 03:04 pm Updated 6 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 articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.