Category Archives: Aerospace & Aviation

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 ...

Indo-MIM to hire upward of 300 in San Antonio.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Based in India, Indo-MIM, a manufacturer of precision component parts for the aerospace, automotive, biomedical, defense and other industries, has announced it will open a plant in San Antonio. Projected to open for business in th ...

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 ...

GE Aviation lands engine factories in Huntsville.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — GE Aviation announced plans to build a multi-million dollar multi-factory project for Huntsville to make materials for engines. Gov. Robert Bentley on Tuesday announced GE Aviation is investing more than $200 million to create adjace ...

Mobile Chamber offers launch platform for NASA business.

MOBILE, Ala. — The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting an event in November where local businesses can pitch their value to NASA. Local companies have a chance to earn business from NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville or its subc ...

Yingling Aviation expansion taking off in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Aircraft services company Yingling Aviation has completed its expansion at its facility at Wichita Eisenhower National Airport. The 10,000-square-foot expansion will offer the company more room for propeller maintenance, repair and overh ...

ExpressJet puts Polk State students on fast track.

LAKELAND, Fla. — A partnership between Polk State College and ExpressJet is putting students on a fast track to a career. ExpressJet, one of the world’s largest regional airlines, celebrated a newly formed partnership that will benefit Polk State A ...

Figeac-Aéro HQ landing in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Aerospace parts supplier Figeac-Aéro has begun construction on its new North American headquarters in Wichita. In addition, the company plans to invest more than $20 million to expand its existing manufacturing facility in Wichita, ...