Florida's Great Northwest
Northwest Florida is home to six military installations and is proximate to five major aerospace OEMs. Boasting 500+ aerospace & defense companies, the region has an aviation/defense technical workforce of 735,000, including 60K in aviation, aerospace & defense. Military-friendly region with strong veteran workforce with more than 6K active duty personnel separating from the military annually. Easily accessible by state and interstate highways, commercial airlines and rail, the region offers business industrial airparks with runway lengths up to 10,000 feet with, through the fence, unway access as well as off-runway site availability. Northwest Florida also offers technical training and university-based research.