Business Florida - Industries
Aviation & Aerospace
- No. 1 state for aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) businesses
- 2nd in aviation and aerospace businesses
- 6th among U.S. states for aerospace manufacturing attractiveness
- 2 licensed U.S. spaceports
- 120+ public use airports
In the NEWS
GKN AEROSPACE One of the world’s largest suppliers to the international aviation industry, opening a manufacturing plant and bringing 170 jobs to Bay County.
VT MOBILE AEROSPACE ENGINEERING Building a 173,000-sq-ft. maintenance and engineering facility in Pensacola and creating 400 jobs.
KLX AEROSPACE SOLUTIONS GROUP Expanding its global headquarters and distribution hub in Miami-Dade and Broward counties with 100+ jobs.
AEROMOD INTERNATIONAL After relocating its headquarters from Michigan to Melbourne and creating 150 jobs, expanding again to add another 100.