Aerospace & Defense

White Paper | May 25, 2018
2018 Global Aerospace and Defense Industry Outlook   

Outlook reviews the performance of the aerospace and defense industry in 2017 and forecasts its growth in the coming years. More>>


White Paper | May 25, 2018
The Aerospace Industry Cluster in U.S. Metros   

Top metro areas for aerospace employment reflect more populous metro areas with large airport operations or sizable mfg facilities in the metro. More>>


Development News | May 25, 2018
KS: Valence Surface Technologies Further Expands Wichita Facility   

One year after winning prestigious Airbus Supplier Engagement Award, co. announces additional expansion at Wichita, KS, facility. More>>


Development News | May 24, 2018
U.S.: United Technologies to Hire 35,000, Invest $15B over Next Five Years   

Co. to inject additional $75B in U.S. communities through local procurement of products & services, adding to U.S. employment opportunities. More>>


Development News | May 24, 2018
FL: Pratt & Whitney to Invest $100M, Expand in Palm Beach County, Hire 215   

Mfr of aircraft engines & auxiliary power units to add 215 jobs to 1,300 base & $100M investment to $88M in improvements at site since 2012. More>>


Development News | May 18, 2018
LA: Citadel Completions LLC to Invest $17.6M, Hire 250+ for Aircraft Center   

Aircraft center project dedicated to interior jet modifications & maintenance in Lake Charles, LA, to result in 600+ new direct, indirect jobs. More>>


Development News | May 16, 2018
TN: Chemring Group to Invest $40M, Expand Kilgore Flares Facility, Hire 100   

Defense contractor to invest in tech, processes & equipment; replace, refurbish & modernize buildings; construct new facility in Toone, TN. More>>


Development News | May 9, 2018
LA: Western Global Airlines to Open Aircraft Maintenance Facility, Hire 170   

At Shreveport Regional Airport, cargo freight carrier to invest $3M for tooling & equipment to support the 152,000-sq-ft Hangar 40. More>>


Development News | May 3, 2018
FL: Lockheed Martin Opens 80-New-Job Pinellas Park Facility to Mfg F-35    

Facility in Pinellas County, FL, adds 65,500 sq ft of mfg & office space & will deliver parts to main F-35 production facility in Fort Worth, TX. More>>


Development News | May 2, 2018
CT: General Dynamics Electric Boat to Invest $800M, Add 1,900 Jobs in Groton   

CT’s historic partnership with Electric Boat to help the mfgr of submarines for US Navy grow & double spending on suppliers in 102 CT cities. More>>