Onex Corp. will go ahead with its purchase of Boeing Commercial Airplanes' operations in Wichita, Kan., and Tulsa and McAlester, Okla., despite the fact that unionized workers at the Wichita plant rejected a new contract offer. Onex earlier this year reached agreement with Boeing to purchase the three facilities for $900 million in cash (ATWOnline, Feb. 23). However, it had said it would not go forward with the purchase if it was unable to get a new contract accepted. According to media ...

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