About South Carolina's Aerospace Industry
Home to over 180 aerospace and defense companies and a workforce of more than 19,000 people, the South Carolina aerospace industry is rapidly growing. This growth becomes more and more evident as top aerospace companies repeatedly invest in South Carolina and aviation-related research continues.
In addition to the state’s market access and quality infrastructure, South Carolina’s business climate is designed to support success. Available grants and incentives are investments in the creation and growth of the South Carolina aerospace industry.
South Carolina has a rich history in aviation, and today is on the cutting-edge with a growing aerospace industry – making the state well positioned for future success.