Spirit Aerosystems Holdings 8-K 2012
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 1, 2012
Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (316) 526-9000
(Former name or former address if changed since last
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
The Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting) of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (the Company) was held on May 1, 2012. Set forth below are the matters acted upon by the Companys stockholders at the Annual Meeting, and the final voting results on each such matter.
1. Election of Directors. Nine persons were nominated by the Board for election as directors of the Company, each to hold office for a one year term expiring at the 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until his successor is duly elected and qualified. The votes cast for, or withheld, as well as abstentions and broker non-votes, with respect to, each nominee, all of whom were elected, were as follows:
2. Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm. A resolution that the stockholders ratify the action of the Companys Audit Committee in selecting and appointing PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm for the Company for the year ending December 31, 2012 was submitted to, and voted upon by, the stockholders. There were 326,740,241 votes in favor of, and 107,754 votes against, said resolution. The holders of 9,012,774 votes abstained and there were no broker non-votes. Having received the affirmative majority of the votes which all stockholders present, in person or by proxy, at the Annual Meeting were entitled to cast on the matter, the resolution was adopted.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.