Aerospace & Defense Development News

Development News | July 13, 2016
AL: SES Alabama to Invest $70M, Expand Operation, Hire 450   

Major expansion underway for provider of MRO services for airplanes, helicopters, unmanned aerial vehicles and ground combat systems. More>>


Development News | July 13, 2016
MS: Aerojet Rocketdyne to Expand at NASA's Stennis Space Center in MS   

Aerojet Rocketdyne, located at Stennis since the Center's inception, employs 130 people at its facility, expected to grow to more than 200. More>>


Development News | July 12, 2016
FL: Thales Selects Brevard County to Expand, Add 500 Total FL Jobs   

Aerospace technology company projecting to increase its workforce in Melbourne, Florida, by 175 percent in the next four years. More>>


Development News | July 7, 2016
GA: Pratt & Whitney to Invest $65M in Columbus   

Leader in design, mfg, servicing of aircraft engines and auxiliary power units to retrofit & equip Columbus Engine Center for maintenance on-site. More>>


Development News | June 20, 2016
AL: GE Aviation Kicks Off Work on Unique Materials Factories in Huntsville   

GE Aviation is building adjacent factories in Huntsville, Alabama, to produce unique materials for lightweight jet engine components. More>>


Development News | June 3, 2016
FL: Embraer Opens New 600-New-Job Legacy 450/500 Assembly Facility   

Newest 236,000 sq-ft operation in Melbourne to accommodate the assembly, painting and delivery of the company’s latest executive jet aircraft. More>>


Development News | June 1, 2016
CO: Roccor to Expand to Leased Space in Longmont Business Park, Add Jobs   

Engineering firm specializing in deployable/reconfigurable structures and thermal management products to lease 8,500 sq-ft space. More>>


Development News | May 31, 2016
WA: Boeing Celebrates Grand Opening of $1B 777X Composite Wing Center    

New facility will manufacture the world's largest composite wings for the 777X, the company's newest commercial jetliner. More>>


Development News | May 20, 2016
QC: Bell Helicopter Textron Canada Relocates Assembly Program to Quebec   

Relocation of the assembly of new Bell 505 five-passenger commercial helicopter to Mirabel to create 100 jobs. More>>


Development News | May 20, 2016
UT: GOED Board Approves Grants to Help Eight Rural Businesses   

Rural Fast Track grants tied to 84 jobs, $1.9 million in capital investment in five counties. More>>