Patria has finalised employee cooperation negotiations in its Aerostructures business unit´s metal operations in Jämsä, Halli. Negotiations were started due to productional and financial reasons. Negotiations resulted in full-time layoff of seven persons. Other layoff measures will also be implemented. The measures will mainly come into effect in September 2021.

Aerostructures business unit designs and manufactures advanced aerospace structures. The metal unit employs 29 persons.

Further information: Mikko Kilpeläinen, SVP Operations, Aerostructures, p. +358 40 869 3588, [email protected]

Patria is an international provider of defence, security and aviation life cycle support services, pilot training and technology solutions. Patria provides its aerospace and military customers with equipment availability, continuous performance development as well as selected intelligence, surveillance and management system products and services. Patria’s mission is to give its customers confidence in all conditions, and the vision is to be the #1 partner for critical operations on land, sea and air. Patria has several locations including Finland, Sweden, Norway, Belgium, Estonia and Spain. Patria employs 3,000 professionals. Patria is owned by the State of Finland (50.1%) and Norwegian Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS (49.9%). Patria owns 50% of Norwegian Nammo, and together these three companies form a leading Nordic defence partnership.