Archive: Delores Jackson

Delores Jackson was Director of Corporate Learning for Oklahoma City Community College for eight years, consulting with business leaders to determine the training and develop needs of their employees, designing the programs, and managing a staff of professional trainers. She has over 20 years experience managing marketing services professionals, designing and conducting research, developing strategic plans, and technical writing and editing. She began her professional career teaching grammar, composition, and literature to high school juniors. Delores’ passions include gardening, reading and volunteering.

Ferra Aerospace landing in Grove.

GROVE, Okla. — Ferra Aerospace is constructing a 35,000-square-foot plant east of Grove near the local airport. The Australian firm manufactures aerospace parts, including air frame and wing components. The new Ferra manufacturing plant will assemb ...

Spirit AeroSystems recruiting 30 for Kinston plant.

KINSTON, N.C. — Spirit AeroSystems is partnering with Guilford Technical Community College’s National Aviation Consortium program to recruit 30 assembly technicians. The company builds the fuselage for Airbus A350 products at its plant in Kinston. Sp ...

Boeing adding another 1,000 jobs in Oklahoma City.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Boeing has qualified for up to $91.76 million in state incentives over the next 10 years for bringing nearly 1,000 jobs to Oklahoma City. The aerospace company will create 405 jobs under the Quality Jobs Program and 574 under the 21st ...

L-3 AMI expands Broken Arrow facility, creates 30 jobs.

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — L-3 AMI and the State of Oklahoma celebrated the expansion of the L-3 AMI division facility in Broken Arrow. The L-3 AMI division designs and produces a wide range of hardware products for use in simulators, training devices and o ...

Boeing R&D Center opens in North Charleston.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Boeing opened its 104,000-square-foot Research and Technology-South Carolina Center, which is devoted to current and next-generation technology development. The center, located in North Charleston’s Crosspoint at Palmet ...

Gogo brings 730 employees to Chicago.

CHICAGO — Gogo, the leading provider of in-flight connectivity, announced that it has officially landed in the loop with the opening of the company’s new global headquarters in The Gogo Building. The company now has more than 730 employees in Chicago ...

Boeing adding 900 jobs, investing $80M in Oklahoma City.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Boeing plans to invest $80 million to construct a 290,000-square-foot facility at its plant in Oklahoma City. Included in the project is more than 150,000 square feet of state-of-the-art lab space. The aerospace company will establi ...

Tulsa Tech Aerospace Academy takes flight.

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa Tech has announced the launch of the Aerospace Academy for area high school students that will begin this fall at the Tulsa Tech Riverside Campus. The Aerospace Academy is a pilot project that uniquely supports the call of busine ...

Asco expanding, hiring in Stillwater.

STILLWATER, Okla. — Asco Aerospace USA  has begun production at its 715,000-square-foot aerospace manufacturing facility in Stillwater. The company is a world leader in the design and manufacture of high lift mechanism devices, complex mechanical ass ...