Farnborough: Alcoa (AA -0.2%) wins multiyear agreements worth $1.4B to supply almost all of...

|By:, SA News Editor
Farnborough: Alcoa (AA -0.2%) wins multiyear agreements worth $1.4B to supply almost all of Airbus' commercial programs. Senior Alcoa exec Olivier Jarrault says Boeing's use of carbon composites in the 787 pushed the aluminum company to develop "break-through technologies that are surpassing what composites can offer."