Spirit Holds Grand Opening at GTP
Spirit AeroSystems celebrated the much anticipated grand opening of its new 500,000 SF production facility at the Global TransPark on July 1 before a crowd of approximately 300 guests. Highlights included comments from Gov. Bev Perdue; Jeff Turner, president and CEO of Spirit AeroSystems; and Tom Enders, president and CEO of Airbus.
Eastern NC to be Represented at
Farnborough Air Show
A group of private aerospace companies and state agencies are joining forces to represent Eastern North Carolina at the upcoming Farnborough International Air Show later this month.
Representatives from North Carolina's Eastern Region, the Global TransPark, Spatial Integrated Systems, and Commerce Overseas Corporation will travel to England to take part in one of the world's largest aerospace events. The Farnborough Air Show is held every two years and attracts approximately 300,000 visitors from around the world.