Comcast Newsmakers featuring Patrick J. Small, CEcD, Economic Development Director for the City of Manassas.
Aurora Flight Sciences to expand headquarters in City of Manassas. Governor Ralph Northam announced today that Aurora Flight Sciences, an independent subsidiary of Boeing and a pioneer in unmanned aircraft and autonomous flight, will invest more than $13.75 million in the City of Manassas.
Aviation Adventures is based out of the Manassas Regional Airport. The flight school is also offered at the Leesburg Executive Airport, the Warrenton-Fauquier Airport, and the Stafford Regional Airport.
With Examining Authority, Aviation Adventures can provide graduates with Pilot Certificates at the end of the course, according to a release.
According to a recent report from the Virginia Employment Commission, Manassas-based companies in the professional and technical services offer the 4th highest wages in the state.
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) recently honored Manassas Regional Airport Director Juan Rivera.
Rivera received the 2017 Airport Executive Partnership Award, according to a City of Manassas press release.
“I am honored to receive this award,” Juan Rivera said in the release.