Aerospace & Defense Development News

Development News | June 15, 2018
AZ: AQST Space Systems to Relocate from Puerto Rico to Mesa, Hire 125   

Aerospace systems technologies solutions co. secured space for HQ at Falcon Field Airport in Mesa’s Falcon District; plans adding mfg space. More>>


Development News | June 12, 2018
FL: VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Hires 400, Opens Hangar at Pensacola International Airport   

New maintenance & engineering facility to add 400 jobs for local families. Florida Department of Transportation provided $23.8M in grants. More>>


Development News | June 8, 2018
PA: Acutec Precision Aerospace Expanding Facility, Creating 60 Jobs   

Growth within aerospace industry, including development of Boeing 737MAX & Airbus A320NEO aircraft, cited by mfg co. as reason behind initiative. More>>


Development News | June 1, 2018
MS: Raytheon to Invest $100M, Increase Radar Manufacturing Capacity in Forest    

Defense contractor expanding its radar mfg capabilities in Forest, MS. Project is a $100M investment, will create dozens of direct jobs. More>>


Development News | June 1, 2018
IN: Republic Airways Launches Training Campus, Creates 600 Jobs    

Indianapolis-based regional airline to establish a U.S.-based flight training academy in Indianapolis, train hundreds of students & aviation pros. More>>


Development News | June 1, 2018
CT: Aero Gear to Expand 175-Job Windsor Facility for Jet Engine Demand   

Key player in complex gearbox assemblies for global aerospace market completes 24,000-sq-ft expansion to meet demand for jet engines. More>>


Development News | May 29, 2018
FL: JetBlue Chooses Fort Lauderdale for its Travel Products Subsidiary’s HQ   

JetBlue Travel Products', that includes JetBlue Vacations & non-air travel products, move to S. FL places it at the center of travel & tourism... 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>>