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FL: Made in Space Moving Headquarters to Florida with $3M Investment

January 22, 2020

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that Made In Space will relocate its corporate headquarters and satellite manufacturing operations from... more >>


VA: Israel Aerospace Industries Expands HQ, to Add Jobs in Fairfax Co.

January 20, 2020

Israel Aerospace Industries is expanding its North American headquarters, creating jobs in Fairfax County, Va. more >>


LA: Advanced Aero Announces New Aviation Facility, Creating 60 Jobs

January 17, 2020

Advanced Aero Services will launch an aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul facility at the Shreveport Regional Airport. more >>


CA: Rocket Lab to Open Long Beach HQ & Production Complex, Hiring 50+

January 16, 2020

Rocket Lab will open a new headquarters facility that will provide production capacity and bring Mission Control Center capabilities to Long Beach,... more >>



Little Canoe Creek Mega Site

January 28, 2019

1100 acres designated as an Alabama Advantage Site. Largest site in North Alabama. more >>


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McHenry East Site

October 1, 2017

11 buildings with two miles of paved road. There is a remote operated gate and security camera system with all utilities available. 66,000+square... more >>


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Wilkes County, North Carolina, Airpark

December 18, 2015

22 acres, shovel ready for aviation related business, paved taxiway, all utilities, 6,200’ runway with full instrument landing 24/7. more >>



U.S. Business Aviation Ends 2019 on a High Note, Up 6.9 Percent

January 20, 2020

Business aircraft flights in North America and the Caribbean soared 6.9 percent year-over-year in December, according to TraqPak data released by... more >>


WA: Boeing Reassigns 3,000 737 Max Workers With Factory Shutdown Looming

January 13, 2020

With a shutdown looming for the Boeing 737 Max production facility, the company plans to reassign its 737 Max workforce, which numbers about 3,000... more >>


To Cut Emissions, Airbus to Test Formation Flying on Transatlantic Routes

January 13, 2020

Airbus is expected to test a "formation flying" project on transatlantic routes this year, with the goal to help airlines reduce emissions. more >>


World’s Largest Gathering of Transportation Professionals Jan. 12-16, in D.C.

December 23, 2019

More than 13,000 people are expected to gather for the Transportation Research Board’s 99th Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., Jan. 12-16. more >>



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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>


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Case Studies

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Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When it comes to agreement and cooperation on many fronts across the U.S. seeming to be impossible, one state is defying all odds in the name of... More>>


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Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries   

By: Michael Popke

Check out this appealing city in the northwest quadrant of TX, population of ~245,000 — local business leaders are pleased with its progress. More>>


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Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia: Growing Prosperity   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Site selectors will be pleased to get to know Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia, a community with a unique perspective. More>>


Lawton-Fort Sill, Oklahoma: The City with a Plan Case study | April 30, 2012
Lawton-Fort Sill, Oklahoma: The City with a Plan   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Creating a strategic plan for economic growth can be done in many ways. The new Lawton-Fort Sill Economic Development Corporation is leading the... More>>


White Papers

GAMA White Paper | June 1, 2019
Aircraft Deliveries on the Rise: Research by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association   

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association published this report, showing delivery of airplanes and rotorcraft increased over last year. More>>


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 3, 2017
Engine for Growth: Analysis and Recommendations for U.S. Space Industry Competitiveness   

Report discusses the U.S. space industry that today delivers hundreds of billions of dollars in economic activity, but is undergoing dynamic change. More>>


Articles

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Top Sites for Business Growth

By: Peter Francesconi

Every company has different needs when it comes to finding the perfect location—whether access to utilities and infrastructure is a priority, or...   More>>


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Aviation is at the Heart of Kansas’ Growing Economy

By: Governor Laura Kelly

Kansas may be known for its geographically central location, as a leading producer of wheat and beef, and where freedom-loving pioneers would make a...   More>>


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How the Aviation Industry Can Benefit from Blockchain Technology

By: Peter Francesconi

In the aerospace and aviation industries, one growing area of innovation that has yet to be fully explored is blockchain technology. Experts agree...   More>>


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Manufacturing the Future in Michigan

By: Governor Gretchen Whitmer

As industries adapt, advanced manufacturing is playing a critical role in developing the solutions of the future. The automotive industry laid the...   More>>


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Aerospace and Automotive Shine in Mississippi

By: Governor Phil Bryant

Most people know Mississippi for its music, food and Southern hospitality. But the state also is home to burgeoning industries that add millions of...   More>>



 


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