Tags Archives: expansion

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Drone industry on approach for Kansas expansion.

KANSAS — According to a number of industry leaders, the unmanned aerial vehicle industry is ready to take off in Kansas. That growth could create more than 3,700 jobs in the Sunflower State in the next ten years. Kansas is attractive to the drone indust ...

Northrop Grumman jobs soaring into Grand Forks.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Construction has begun on a new Northrop Grumman facility at the Grand Sky unmanned aerial system business park in Grand Forks. The facility, which is scheduled to be complete in 2016, will initially create 100 jobs with the potenti ...

Rolls-Royce investment taking off in Indianapolis.

INDIANAPOLIS — Aerospace manufacturer Rolls-Royce has announced plans to invest $600 million in its Indianapolis facility. The company will use the investment, which is its largest in the U.S. since buying the former Allison Engine Company in 1995, to  ...

Toray Composites expansion lands jobs in Frederickson.

FREDERICKSON, Wash. — Carbon-fiber tape maker Toray Composites America (TCA) has added a fifth production line at its facility in Frederickson. The company is investing $100 million in the expansion, which will create up to 100 jobs as the production li ...

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 ...

1st Choice Aerospace chooses Miramar.

MIRAMAR, Fla. — 1st Choice Aerospace is making Miramar its second choice, choosing to expand to Florida instead of its Kentucky home. The company specializes in repairing pneumatics, crew seats, O2, fuel, cargo, and waste systems for commercial, cargo ...

GE Aviation jobs taking flight in Lafayette, South Bend.

INDIANA — GE Aviation has opened its new assembly plant in Lafayette. The company is investing $100 million in the facility, which will create up to 200 jobs in the next five years. The company is also establishing a research and testing center in S ...

FMI expansion taking off in Park City.

PARK CITY, Kan. — Thanks to growing demand in the commercial aerospace sector, Park City-based aviation supplier FMI Inc. is expanding. The company is planning to add an additional production facility and 100 jobs in the next year. FMI officials said t ...

Embraer embracing Titusville workforce.

TITUSVILLE, Fla. – One of the world’s largest manufacturers of commercial jets has embraced Titusville and is ready to invest in 150 new jobs there. Embraer is making a $3.5 million capital investment in Titusville. The company broke ground on it ...

Advanced Components advancing operations in Fort Myers.

FORT MYERS, Fla. — An $11.9 capital investment by Advanced Components International in Fort Myers will add 42 new jobs to the local economy. ACI is a leader in the aerospace industry, developing parts and components for next generation commercial aircra ...

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 ...

AgReliant Genetics seeding growth in Westfield.

WESTFIELD, Ind. — Corn seed company AgReliant Genetics is expanding its headquarters in Westfield. The company is investing $4 million in the expansion, which will create 31 jobs in the next 10 years. AgReliant’s expansion will include the remodel ...