Aerospace & Defense

Article | September 30, 2005
Texas: A Superior Place to Do Business   

With a tax burden that is 32 percent lower than the national average, ground-breaking economic development investment funds, its own power grid,... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Future Bright for the Warehouse-Based Logistics Industry   

Despite business pressures from record fuel prices, skyrocketing health care costs and new technologies, warehouse-based logistics firms are thriving... More>>


Article | June 30, 2005
Missouri Means Business   

Missouri’s sultry summer weather is not the only thing that is hot in the heartland. The state’s new and improved, open-for-business approach is... More>>


Article | June 30, 2005
U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Help U.S. Based Manufacturers Stay in Business   

The use of the Foreign-Trade Zones program by U.S.-based manufacturers of computer-related peripheral products provides an instructive example of how... More>>


Case study | March 31, 2005
Purdue: Incubator and Magnet to the World   

Purdue Research Park’s slogan "The idea economy is here" is an accurate reflection of the park’s reputation in Indiana and throughout the nation... More>>


Article | March 31, 2005
Canadian Biotech Clusters   

If there is one thing I have learned from my days in the economic development world, it is that Canada truly is well known for its generous R&D tax... More>>


Case study | December 31, 2004
Ultralight Planes - Heavy weight fun!   

Phil Lockwood, president and CEO of Lockwood Aviation Supply, says that faster airplanes are for transportation, but ultralight planes are pure fun! More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Aerospace Sales, Exports Continue Growth   

As 2004 came to a close it brought good news for the U.S. Aerospace sector. Aerospace sales, orders, exports, and employment all increased... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Arkansas: On the Move   

Toyota took a hard look at a super site in eastern Arkansas when deciding where to locate its new truck plant. The Tundra went to Texas, but Arkansas... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Louisiana Driven for More Success   

When General Motors looked throughout its manufacturing system to find the place for the new HUMMER H3, it found the automotive cluster in Shreveport... More>>