B.C. government invests in aerospace jobs and innovation
The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada Pacific has thanked the provincial government for its continued support and investment in B.C.'s aerospace industry. By re-affirming the government's 5-year, $5 million commitment, AIAC Pacific will continue to work with government and other partners to build a unified and sustainable aerospace cluster in B.C. AIAC President and CEO Jim Quick made the following statement.
“Today’s announcement ensures that AIAC Pacific is able to continue its work creating high skill, high paying jobs; attracting new investment and R&D; and bring new aerospace capacity and capability to B.C.,” said AIAC President and CEO Jim Quick. “Using this investment we will continue to leverage Federal and other funding to focus on creating 5 key industrial capabilities that will position B.C.’s aerospace industry as a leader in Canada and around the world. We thank the government for its continued support and commitment to our industry.”