The Aerospace Industries Association released its 2018 Facts & Figures report today, detailing positive growth in the aerospace and defense industry for 2017.
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“2017 was a very strong year for our industry and 2018 is shaping up to be even stronger,” said AIA President and CEO Eric Fanning. “America’s aerospace and defense companies are expanding research and development and ramping up production to meet growing international and domestic demand, while the U.S. government is increasing its investments in defense and space.”
Here are some of the key highlights from this year’s report:
“The A&D industry plays a critical role in securing America’s national security, in driving our economy, in leading global innovation, and in inspiring people around the world to dream big dreams. We’re proud of the work we do,” Fanning said.
2018 Facts & Figures: The U.S. Aerospace & Defense Industry, published with the support of IHS Markit, offers a snapshot of the health of the aerospace and defense industry. Read the full report here: http://facts.aia-aerospace.org.
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