WHAT WE'VE ACHIEVED

  • Secured the production of the Boeing 777X in King County
  • Commissioned in-depth studies to understand the sector's competitiveness in our area and our available talent pipeline
  • Mapped our local industry for both aerospace production and supply chain companies
  • Funded $1.85m in training and employment programs for veterans looking to enter aerospace careers
  • Collaborated with the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County to invest over $430,000 in aerospace training cohorts in 2016
  • Sponsored the first annual events for National Apprenticeship Week in King County
  • Aligned local workforce development efforts including job fairs, educational pathways, and work-based-learning opportunities 

See earlier accomplishments here.