Innovation abounds in Alabama’s aerospace and aviation sector. While big jets and space rockets get a lot of attention, there’s plenty more head-turning technology happening in manufacturing plants, design centers and testing labs across the state.
This work is worth showcasing as the aerospace world gathers in France for the Paris Air Show, the industry’s most significant trade event in 2017. An Alabama delegation is on the scene for focused meetings with leading aerospace and aviation executives.
Here’s a look at just a few of the cool products developed or built by Alabama workers, who are leaving a lasting impression on their corner of the industry.