Category Archives: Aerospace & Aviation

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 ...

Fokker facility dedicated to U.S. MALD system.

ATLANTA — Prime Minister Mark Rutte of The Netherlands was in Atlanta joining Fokker Technologies officials for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the company’s new facility in Forest Park recently. Fokker Technologies develops advanced aircraft systems an ...

Boeing will repurpose Macon plant.

ATLANTA — Boeing will invest $81.7 million to retrofit and equip its defense-related facility in Macon-Bibb County for the manufacturing of 747-8 fuselage panels, creating up to 200 jobs over the next three years. The Boeing 747-8 is a modernized versio ...