City of Manassas wins Governor’s Technology Award

The City of Manassas and the Manassas Regional Airport received the Governor’s Technology Award for their new phone app, Regional Airport Inspection, which allows airport staff to perform inspections of the property and communicate findings through GPS technology.

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Restaurant featuring 1,400 board games opens in Manassas

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.”

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Lockheed awarded $25.4M contract for undersea warfare systems

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems in Manassas, VA has received a $25.4 million modification to a existing contract for support and production of the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Surface Ship Undersea Warfare System. Work will be performed in Lemont Furnace, PA, Syracuse, NY, Manassas, VA and other locations across the United States.

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Manassas co-work space CenterFuse wins Virginia Main Street award

CenterFuse, a co-work space and small business incubator located in Historic Downtown Manassas, took home top honors in the Outstanding Business of the Year category at the July 2018 Virginia Main Street (VMS) Conference in Harrisonburg, VA.  CenterFuse is a cooperative/collaborative workspace that offers professional services and support to start-up businesses and emerging ventures.

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Federal Aviation Administration certifies Manassas flight school

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.

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