The next Prestwick Aerospace Operational Group meeting will be hosted by Ayrshire College on Tuesday 6th March

PAOG meeting – Tuesday 6th March @ 8 a.m. Agenda: Update and introductions Michael O’Brien – Development Manager, Prestwick Aerospace Prestwick Aerospace – Workforce of the Future Stuart Millar – Director of Education Contracts & Business Development, Ayrshire College Ayrshire Engineering Alliance Simon Foster –  Director of Engineering,  Spirit AeroSystems Prestwick Spaceport – update Richard Jenner – Space Director, Glasgow Prestwick Airport Location: Aeronautical Engineering Training Centre, Dam Park, Ayr, …

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2017 Aircraft Deliveries Set New Record Worth £29bn to UK

Aerospace industry achieves 1498 aircraft deliveries in 2017, a new annual record. December sees the highest number of aircraft orders for any month on record, and is also the best month of 2017 for deliveries. Commercial aircraft backlog now stands at a record high of 14,312, expected to be worth up to £212bn to UK industry over the coming years. Aircraft deliveries in 2017 were worth up to £29bn to …

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Scotland’s Space Sector Plays Leading Role as ADS Industries Grow to £6bn

New figures for the Aerospace, Defence and Space sectors show they are worth £6.4bn to the Scottish economy, with the rapidly growing space sector making the largest single contribution. ADS, the trade association for the industries in Scotland and the rest of the UK, released its first Industry Facts and Figures guide for Scotland, setting out the strength of the three sectors, and detailing the organisation’s priorities for the year …

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