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2013-06-21 16:20:58

Boeing and Others Invest Billions in South Carolina, Driving Fastest Aerospace Growth in Nation CHARLESTON, S.C., June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- South Carolina's aerospace industry was the fastest growing in the nation between 2007 and 2012, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, thanks in large part to the 787 Dreamliner assembly plant that Boeing opened in North Charleston in 2009, which now employs 6,700 workers. The state's aerospace industry grew by more than 600%...

2013-05-23 16:20:10

ARLINGTON, Va., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association (AFA) proudly announced the AFA 2013 Team of the Year, honoring the career field of Aircraft Loadmasters, a profession that involves being responsible for supervising the loading and unloading of cargo, vehicles, and people on a variety of aircraft. Each year the Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force, along with the major command-level command chief master sergeants, selects a specific Air Force career field...