The 18-month effort to expand the facility is part of a $3 billion project expected to create 1,100 jobs by 2030.
Virginia Transportation Secretary Shannon Valentine said, “Aviation is a tremendous economic engine that contributes $23 billion annually to Virginia’s economy. The Virginia Aviation Board’s investment in our airports directly benefits more than 53 million people who fly into and out of our airports each year, as well as the communities they serve.”
The companies announced the deal Monday, noting American was one of the largest privately-owned solid waste collection and recycling businesses in the Mid-Atlantic.
On Oct. 25, Lockheed Martin celebrated their 50th anniversary of the start of their Manassas facility. “People are key to our business,” said Jack Gellen, vice president and general manager of the Manassas site.
Owner John Hornberger has been collecting board games for years. The wall of board games is organized by type of board game: there are strategy games, multi-player games, two-player games, and on and on. “The spirit behind this is not just an outlet for my games, it’s for people to interact with each other,” Hornberger said. “The beauty of games [is] there’s nothing at stake.”
The Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Medical Center, which has served the Manassas community for more than 50 years, has finished a $38 million improvement project to improve patients’ experience as well as access to care.