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The Consortium Difference: A Look Into North Texas’s Aerospace and Aviation Talent Pipeline

November 20, 2019 by Midlothian Economic Development

When looking at the aerospace industry in North Texas, there are a few key statistics that stand out in regards to the industry’s strength and breadth in the region: 

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Midlothian Preparing for High-Tech Future

September 26, 2019 by Midlothian Economic Development

There’s a reason why North Texas is home to some of the biggest names in the aviation and aerospace industry. 

As one of the nation’s 12 largest metropolitan statistical areas, the region is brimming with a sophisticated workforce that is not only rich in skills, but rich in numbers as well.

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Search for Skilled Workers in Aerospace Grows as Industry Reaches New Heights in North Texas

September 05, 2019 by Midlothian Economic Development

Over the years, Texas has been viewed as the driving force behind many different critical industries. Now, it has reached a new height of being one of the most important locations for aerospace and aviation manufacturers. 

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Prepping Today’s Students for Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Future

August 29, 2019 by Midlothian Economic Development

It looks like clear skies ahead for the aerospace and aviation industry.

After passenger travel demand strengthened and global military expenditure continued to rise, the aerospace industry is barreling into 2019 led by growing commercial aircraft production and strong defense spending, according to Deloitte’s 2019 Global Aerospace and Defense Outlook.

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Aerospace Industry Gains Altitude in North Texas

Texas has long been a key player in the aerospace, aviation, and defense industry, and the state is solidifying its success as time goes on.

In fact, the Lone Star State claimed the No. 2 spot on PricewaterhouseCooper’s (PwC) 2018 Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness Rankings — a significant jump from last year’s No. 8 spot.

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What to Expect From the Aerospace & Aviation Industries in Coming Years — Part II

From technical developments and big data to increased mergers and acquisitions activity, the aerospace and aviation industry continues to be a hotbed for innovation.

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What to Expect From the Aerospace & Aviation Industries in Coming Years — Part I

The aerospace and aviation industries are primed for another strong year, according to Deloitte.

In fact, demand for commercial aircraft is so high there is an order backlog of more than 14,000 planes — with an expected 38,000 aircraft to be produced over the next 20 years.

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