Boeing cuts en Boeing to close Wichita facility by end of 2013 <p>WICHITA, Kan. &mdash; The Boeing Co. has told its employees that it plans to close its massive defense plant in Wichita before the end of 2013 in a bid to cut costs in a tight market for defense spending.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jan 2012 17:05:47 +0000 The Associated Press 3592 at