Governor is enthusiastic about Oklahoma's aerospace sector

Published: Monday, December 16, 2019 By: David McCollum Source: VeloCity

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt is more than just a Federal Aviation Agency-certificated pilot. He’s a big-time cheerleader and recruiter for Oklahoma’s aerospace economy.

“I’m a huge fan of aerospace and aviation,” he said.

Speaking to several hundred attendees at last October’s Oklahoma Aerospace Forum, Stitt said the sky is the limit for the second-largest sector in the state economy.

“I am focused on ensuring that we are investing in this industry,” Stitt said. “We’re on the cutting edge of a lot of things happening in aerospace and we want to continue to grow and develop it. Aerospace, aviation and defense is a huge part of our workforce and our economy.”

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