FARNBOROUGH, England — Led by Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield, the Alabama economic development team entered the opening day of the 2022 Farnborough International Airshow working a full slate of appointments with representatives of aerospace, aviation and defense companies.
“We’re beginning our Farnborough mission with the objective of building on our long-standing connections with some high-performing aerospace companies and forming new relationships with others in the industry,” said Greg Canfield, Secretary of the Alabama Department of Commerce.
“Today is an important day for us at the airshow, and it’s going to be a busy one. We believe it will be a very productive day.”
Economic developers from around Alabama will engage in scheduled meetings with industry decision-makers at this year’s Farnborough Airshow, which takes place during a period of strong growth for the state’s aviation, aerospace and defense sectors.