Category: Aviation / Aerospace

LOCKHEED MARTIN JOBS FROM CA. TO SPACE COAST

LOCKHEED MARTIN JOBS FROM CA. TO SPACE COAST MELBOURNE, Fla.- Lockheed Martin Corp. in bringing 300 ballistic missile program jobs from California to Brevard County (Florida’s Space Coast) over the next two years. The new operations will tie in with offshore missile testing related to the Naval Ordnance Test Unit headquartered in Port Canaveral.  Lockheed […]

SpaceX launch marks Florida region’s rebirth as a more diverse aerospace economy

Launch pad 39A … has been refurbished by commercial launch company Space Exploration Technologies Corp., or SpaceX…The pad’s rebirth illustrates the economic rebound of Florida’s Space Coast as it transitions to a more diverse aerospace economy with a significant commercial sector, from one powered by government investment dating back to the Kennedy administration. Of the […]

OneWeb Satellites bringing 250 jobs to Space Coast

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Director Cissy Proctor and Governor Rick Scott helped break ground on OneWeb’s new satellite manufacturing facility in Brevard County’s Exploration Park. OneWeb is bringing 250 new high-wage manufacturing jobs to the area.  OneWeb, which was founded by technology entrepreneur and former Google executive Greg Wyler, will design, build and launch […]

With Innovation in Mind, Embraer Turns to the Tech Industry

As part of the push to boost innovation, Embraer is forming a Global Business Center at its U.S. headquarters in Melbourne, Florida, connected to the company’s engineering departments in São José dos Campos, Brazil, as new aircraft are imagined. “A major transformation is unfolding worldwide, and it has been accelerated by the evolution of artificial […]

Harris Corporation to Help Develop First US Beyond-Visual-Line-Of-Sight Network for Drone Operations

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a two-year grant to help develop a first-of-its-kind solution to enable beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) operations for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Harris will partner with the University of North Dakota and the Northern Plains UAS Test Site to develop the network infrastructure system under a Research North Dakota grant […]

Craig Technologies Wins Contract to Support NASA in Specialized Engineering, Aeronautics and Manufacturing

Craig Technologies was awarded a subcontract to support AMERICAN SYSTEMS CORPORATION on the NASA Specialized Engineering, Aeronautics and Manufacturing (SEAM) Prime Contract. Craig will be providing aerospace avionics engineering, electrical system design and development, and software engineering support. The NASA SEAM contract will provide a wide range of engineering services and solutions to design, develop, […]

Goals for Additive Manufacturing in Space Unite Small Businesses

Craig Technologies Aerospace Solutions (CTAS) is establishing a Space Development Acceleration Capability (SDAC), in partnership with the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and Space Florida, to provide rapid development and test of space hardware utilizing additive manufacturing technology on board and outside of the International Space Station (ISS). Crew members aboard […]

Boeing’s Space Taxis to Use More Than 600 3D-Printed Parts

Aerospace already accounts for about 17 percent of 3D printing revenue, ranking second after industrial and business machines but ahead of automotive, consumer, electronics and medical products. Aerospace is a “near perfect fit” for 3D printing because it involves complex expensive parts made in relatively low volumes,  Boeing’s Starliner is due to blast off for the […]

Get the Hands-on Skills, Attitudes and Training for Today’s Aerospace and Aviation Industries

Aerospace technicians operate and repair systems associated with launch vehicles, payloads and ground equipment. Aviation airframe and powerplant mechanics inspect, service and repair aircraft and their systems. Other advanced technological jobs in the aerospace and aviation maintenance fields include testing, fabrication, assembly, repair and manufacturing. Our training programs located on the Space Coast in Brevard […]

Careers at Orlando Melbourne International Airport

Interested in an exciting aviation career? Whether your interests lie in planning the airport’s future success or catering to passengers’ needs, the Orlando Melbourne International Airport team has openings throughout. The MLB team is seeking motivated individuals for temporary and full-time positions available airside and in the Melbourne Airport Authority offices. Read more here