Posted by Kevin Kayse e-mail
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Defense contractor Raytheon has laid off a number of workers.
The layoffs include 42 bargaining unit employees, as well as 9 salaried workers.
Company officials notified employees this morning, a spokesperson for Raytheon explaining that the layoffs are based on future budget reductions rather than a particular federal contract.
The layoffs only affect Raytheon's Louisville facility.