More than 4,000 highly skilled employees are based at Prestwick – that’s more than 55% of Scotland’s aerospace workforce.
Some of the largest global aerospace companies have operations at Prestwick including BAE Systems, Spirit Aerospace, GE Caledonian, Collins Aerospace and Woodward, Inc.
The area is also home to Glasgow Prestwick Airport and Scotland’s only Aerospace Enterprise Area, which offers a range of incentives including rates relief.
With an Aeronautical Engineering Centre located three miles away and some of the UK and world’s top universities within 45 minutes, the area attracts and trains some of the aerospace industry’s best professionals. Close links with academia combined with access to leading edge research centres ensure companies based at Prestwick Aerospace have the skills and technology they require to support their long-term growth.
For more information about Prestwick Aerospace visit www.prestwickaerospace.com