Spirit AeroSystems Announces Secondary Public Offering

    WICHITA, Kan., April 26 /CNW/ -- Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:  
SPR) announced today that, by mid-May 2007, it plans to file with the
Securities and Exchange Commission a registration statement for an offering of
shares of its Class A common stock by certain stockholders and management in
an underwritten secondary public offering. Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc.
will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares.
    The offering is expected to commence during the second quarter of 2007,
subject to the SEC declaring the registration statement effective and the
receipt of all necessary approvals.
    This announcement shall not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy any securities described herein, nor shall
there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which
the offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. This announcement is being
issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135 under the Securities Act of

    About Spirit AeroSystems: Spirit AeroSystems is the largest independent
non-OEM designer and manufacturer of commercial aerostructures in the world.
Based in Wichita, Kan., it began operations in June 2005. In addition to its
Kansas facility, Spirit has facilities in Oklahoma and the U.K.

    This press release contains "forward looking statements." These
statements relate to future events or our future financial performance, and
involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may
cause our actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements, to
be materially different from those contemplated by the forward looking
statements. We undertake no ongoing obligation, other than that imposed by
law, to update these statements. Factors that could affect our results, levels
of activity, performance or achievements and cause them to materially differ
from those contained in the forward looking statements can be found in our
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our current
reports on Form 8-K and Annual Report on Form 10-K.

    On the web: http://www.spiritaero.com

For further information:

For further information: Philip Anderson, Investor Relations, 
+1-316-523-1797, or Sam Marnick, Corporate Communications, +1-316-526-3153,
both  for Spirit AeroSystems Web Site: http://www.spiritaero.com

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