The Spokane area possesses a robust and diverse aerospace supply chain that is increasing in scope each year. A matrix of suppliers’ capabilities and certifications is available here.
This includes the I-90 Aerospace Corridor, an integrated network of over 100 companies in Washington, Idaho, and Montana that actively supply the aerospace industry. These manufacturers provide capabilities such as sheet metal fabrication, composites manufacturing and assembly, program integration, CNC machining and tooling, and injection molding. The region is home to one of only three aerospace-grade aluminum rolling mills in the United States and is also served by a metals conversion house. Nearby Fairchild Air Force Base is home to over 6,000 airmen and provides a steady supply of experienced aircraft mechanics who are familiar with aircraft assembly.LEARN MORE