AMARILLO -- Sequestration and defense budget cuts are being blamed for up to 28 people at Bell Helicopter in Amarillo being laid off.
That's the reason a spokesperson in Fort Worth gave today.
The lay offs come from V-22 Osprey assembly line.
Bell says the uncertainty of the defense demand led to the decision.
Bell also said they are laying off nearly 300 workers at it's Fort Worth plant.
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