The Spokane region, with over 8,000 employed in airframe production, is the nation’s fifth largest aerospace cluster and the second largest in the state of Washington.
A diversified supply and service chain and a highly skilled workforce equips the region to support and grow new business within the industry. There are more than 120 manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and organizations related to the worldwide aerospace industry. There are 1.5 million Sq. Ft. of production or manufacturing space and 300 Community College students enrolled in aerospace & high-tech disciplines.
- Aircraft parts manufacturing
- Auxiliary equipment manufacturing
- Aircraft manufacturing and support activities for air transportation
- Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul
Our Aerospace Companies
A provider of custom manufacturing solutions for businesses in the medical, aerospace and industrial equipment industries.
Produces plate and sheet for aerospace and general engineering applications. Its 11 extrusion/drawing facilities produce product for aerospace, automotive & industrial applications.
World class FAA repair and overhaul facility specializing in providing solutions for the military aerospace aftermarket.
A leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry.
Manufacturer of high-quality composite interior components including reinforced thermoplastic laminates, composite and core sandwich floor panels, and more.
Design and fabrication of sheet metal assemblies and components for commercial, regional, business, and military aircraft applications.
And many more.
By the Numbers
COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS ENROLLED
The Spokane Advantage
Community Colleges of Spokane, in partnership with Spokane’s regional manufacturers, has committed and developed a robust, highly-trained and work-ready pool of employees for aerospace and advanced manufacturing. Several thousand acres owned by Spokane International Airport immediately adjacent to Interstate 90 and rail service can be leased on a long-term basis (up to 50 years) or purchased. Facilities can be built-to-suit or privately financed and constructed with municipal commitments for fast-track permitting – countywide.VIEW STATE AEROSPACE INCENTIVES