POWERING THE ECONOMY
Aerospace & defense companies thrive in Arizona, significantly impacting the state’s economy. From major industry leaders to the small mid-size suppliers they support, Arizona’s A&D companies fuel future growth.
Aerospace parts and products were Arizona’s largest export commodity in 2019.
Military base annual economic impacts
Air Force Base
U.S. Army Yuma
Air Station in Yuma
With its military installations, exceptional aerospace and engineering programs at public universities and optimal conditions for flying and testing, Arizona is globally competitive for defense funding.
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of Defense spending
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