Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ - Polish Armaments Group) intends to complete the consolidation of two of its enterprises in 2020.
Plans to merge Warsaw-based Wojskowe Zakłady Lotnicze 2 (WZL-2) with Bydgoszcz-based Wojskowe Zakłady Lotnicze 4 (WZL-4) were unveiled in October 2019.
"The market in which both companies operate is changing, along with ongoing change in Poland from post-Soviet aircraft to most modern multirole aircraft," PGZ management board member Michał Kuczmierowski said in a 6 November statement.
The Bydgoszcz and Warsaw plants "must undergo a strategic reorientation process" if PGZ is to maintain its ability to service equipment, he added.
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