Tags Archives: airplanes

New frontiers for Georgia aerospace in 2016 (GA).

GEORGIA — The global aerospace industry continues steady growth with the U.S. continuing to the lead the way in international aerospace exports. While defense budgets are relatively flat, the commercial aviation market continues to grow, fueled by stea ...

Wheels Up expanding operations in Houston.

HOUSTON, Texas — Wheels Up, a New-York based private aviation company, is expanding operations in Houston and adding several new destinations following its $115 million capital raise. Similar to Uber, Wheels Up offers customers an on-demand transporta ...

Fort Worth’s American Airlines on hiring spree.

FORT WORTH, Texas — Fort Worth-based American Airlines has been on a hiring spree recently, hiring more than 4,050 in the past year to a total of 67,332 employees. Only Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and Chicago’s United Airlines employs more, acc ...

Kentucky plant gets 8-year airplane contract.

Hopkinsville-based Plymouth Engineering Shapes has been awarded an 8 year contract to supply parts for Airbus. According to Plymouth’s Aerospace Sales Manager, the deal will produce gross revenues in excess of $100 million. Courier-Journal.com ...