Category Archives: Aerospace & Aviation

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 ...

OzAir Charter Service jobs taking off in Springfield.

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Aircraft charter company OzAir Charter Service is expanding its operations in Springfield. The company is putting the finishing touches on a new, 22.500-square-foot hangar and adding three pilots. Established in 2007, OzAir has alread ...

R&S Machining manufacturing more jobs in Mehlville.

MEHLVILLE, Mo. — Aerospace and defense component maker R&S Machining is expanding its operations in Mehlville. The company is investing $6 million in the expansion, which will create up to 15 jobs upon completion. R&S Machining, which currently ...

Eastern Florida State students taking flight.

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Eastern Florida State College is ready for great careers in aviation to begin taking off with the start of new aviation maintenance technician program at Melbourne International Airport. The program will serve as a pipeline to prov ...

Las Vegas entrepreneurs droning on and on.

LAS VEGAS — Drones Plus launched online in 2013 and opened its first retail store last June. Las Vegas entrepreneurs Mike Thorpe and Marcus Mizzi have opened 15 stores across North America catering to hobbyists and commercial applications alike. The com ...

REVA air ambulances flying in 62 new jobs in Glenville.

GLENVILLE, N.Y. — REVA, an air ambulance service company, is creating 62 jobs at a new operations center in Glenville at the Schenectady County Airport. REVA’s new operation center will be 20,000 square feet and will house two Learjet 35 aircraft ...

LeaseCorp Aviation hangar taking off in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Construction has begun on a new LeaseCorp Aviation hangar at Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport in Wichita. The company is investing $2.5 million in the hangar, which will be its third at the airport. Company officials noted that ong ...

Raytheon opens new corporate campus in Richardson.

RICHARDSON, Texas — Defense, civil government and cybersecurity contractor Raytheon has finished construction on its new 500,000-square-foot corporate campus in Richardson. The corporate campus is in the $1.5 billion development known as CityLine loca ...