Tags Archives: Aerospace

Kaman Aircraft continues Jacksonville growth (FL).

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Kaman Aircraft Corporation continues to grow in Jacksonville, pushing the local aerospace industry demand. Kaman has created 165 new jobs since 2011, with plans to ultimately create 200 new jobs for local families. Kaman is a globa ...

HUVRData set to launch in Austin, hire pilots.

AUSTIN, Texas — Austin-based HUVRData, a drone data analytics startup, announced that it will hire 10-12 pilots and invest in technology and deployment trucks after a $2 million Series A round of funding. HUVRData was founded in 2014, and employs drone ...

Dallas startup Rise revolutionizes private air travel.

  DALLAS, Texas — Private airline startup Rise is shaking up commercial air travel by offering frequent commercial flyers an innovative new product: flight-share luxury private charters at prices comparable to commercial fares. Think Uber meets ...

Belcan can expand, add 100 jobs in Lexington.

LEXINGTON, Ky.– Belcan Corp. plans to expand its footprint and add 100 jobs to its facility in the Lexington Vine Center downtown. Belcan, an engineering services and technical staffing provider, will invest $1.2 million into the expansion. “The Belc ...

HABCO Industries to double Hartford workforce.

HARTFORD, Conn. – HABCO Industries, an aerospace equipment manufacturer, announced plans to hire 37 employees over the next four years. Aerospace industry original equipment manufacturers like Pratt & Whitney, General Electric and Boeing forecast 2 ...

Aerospace Precision expanding in Florida.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Aerospace Precision is bringing even more of its operations to Florida with the repair facility provider announcing 25 more jobs in the Sunshine State. At the 51st Annual Paris Airshow, Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced that Aerospa ...

Pratt & Whitney plant grows in Wichita Falls.

WICHITA FALLS, Texas — City government is partnering with Pratt & Whitney Canada Component Repairs on a major expansion. Pratt & Whitney’s Wichita Falls plant will be gaining state-of-the-art technology for after-market component repai ...

McAllen hitches incentives to SpaceX’s rocket.

McALLEN, Texas — Spend a million, get $25,000. That’s basically the gist of an agreement the city of McAllen made with SpaceX to encourage the company to do business with McAllen enterprises. SpaceX is building a launch facility at Boca Chica nea ...

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 ...

Northrop Grumman announces major Florida expansion.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida’s aviation and aerospace industry received a major boost this week with the announcement Northrop Grumman would locate three new facilities in the state. The leading global aerospace and defense technology company is expe ...

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 ...