Aerospace & Aviation

From research to supply chain, Northeast Ohio continues to significantly outpace the nation in all things aerospace.

Where aerospace and aviation businesses take flight.

Ohio is the birthplace of aviation. Today, it is the top supplier globally to the two largest aviation manufacturers: Airbus and Boeing. With more than 37,000 people employed in the aviation industry, 13,000 annual engineering graduates, 80-plus engineering campuses, and 550 aerospace and aviation firms, Ohio is a smart choice for businesses in the aerospace industry.

Aerospace is an impressive $3.2 billion cluster in the Northeast Ohio Region, which is a major hub for aerospace component design, engineering, and production. Northeast Ohio also boasts a strong NASA presence with two locations – NASA Glenn Research Center and the Neil A. Armstrong Test Facility – offering specialization in aircraft engines, plus the world’s top space simulation and spacecraft test facilities.

Download our resource guide and learn more about the Aerospace & Aviation industry within the Northeast Ohio Region.

One region, infinite possibilities.

From advancing communications, power, and propulsion materials for NASA to providing supply chain components to top commercial airplane manufacturers, Northeast Ohio plays a significant role in the nation’s aerospace industry.

Find out why your business will soar in the Northeast Ohio Region.

Aerospace & Aviation Ecosystem in Northeast Ohio

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Top 2%

Top 2% of U.S. metro markets with active businesses in the Aerospace industry


$3.2 Billion

Aerospace and Aviation is a $3.2 Billion business in the Northeast Ohio Region

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Annual engineering graduates in Northeast Ohio support the industry


#1 in the U.S.

Ohio is the largest supplier in the U.S. for OEMs Airbus & Boeing

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Available Sites

Team NEO RightSites North Jackson - McCluggag

North Jackson – McCluggage

A rectangle-shaped 92-acre site on three parcels for sale by a private owner, this property is half wooded and half farm land. Currently zoned as agricultural, the site sits along a divided access road between two industrial areas.

Team NEO RightSites Nelson Sand & Gravel

Nelson Sand & Gravel

The Nelson Sand & Gravel site, located halfway between Cleveland, OH and Erie, PA, is approximately 94 acres that can be subdivided as needed and is owned by a single owner.

Team NEO RightSites Louisville Ind Park

Louisville Industrial Park

This site was home to the former Chesapeake/Encino Energy Corp office. It has over 170 contiguous, developable acres expandable up to 261 acres.

Team NEO RightSites JAB

JAB Property, Ashtabula

The JAB property, located on just over 80 acres of publicly owned land in Ashtabula, is a prime site for industrial development.

Canton GO

Canton Ohio GO Site

172.4 Remaining Developable Acres.

Philipp Parkway Industrial Site

Philipp Parkway Industrial Site

100 Remaining Developable Acres.

CASTLO Industrial Park

CASTLO Industrial Park

47.5 Remaining Developable Acres.

Aero Site

Aero Site

410 Remaining Developable Acres.

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Massillon Energy & Technology Park

200 Remaining Developable Acres.

Wooster Innovation Park - West

Wooster Innovation Park – West

49.5 Remaining Developable Acres.

Beacon Business Park

Beacon Business Park

600 Remaining Developable Acres.

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401 Newell Street

36 Remaining Developable Acres.

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Riverside Rail Park

21 Remaining Developable Acres.

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Canton Industrial Land II

22 Remaining Developable Acres.

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Canton Industrial Land I

98 Remaining Developable Acres.

Warren BDM Brownfield

Warren BDM Brownfield

236 Remaining Developable Acres.

Trade Park

Trade Park

32 Remaining Developable Acres.

Rittman Industrial Park

Rittman Industrial Park

60 Remaining Developable Acres.

Ontario Commerce Park

Ontario Commerce Park

175 Remaining Developable Acres.

Ohio Wooster Innovation Park: Wooster 140

Ohio Wooster Innovation Park

40 Remaining Developable Acres.

Mercantile Drive

Mercantile Drive

32 Remaining Developable Acres.

Cuyahoga Valley Industrial

Cuyahoga Valley Industrial Center

The Cuyahoga Valley Industrial Center is adjacent to I-77.

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Bonner Industrial Park

84 Remaining Developable Acres.

Bluestone business park

Bluestone Business Park

29 Remaining Developable Acres.

Alliance Commerce Park

Alliance Commerce Park

106 Remaining Developable Acres.

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North Central Ohio Industrial Park

102 Remaining Developable Acres.

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Newcomerstown Ohio Industrial Park

97 remaining developable acres.

Airport West

Airport West Industrial Park

70 Remaining Developable Acres.

Colleges, universities, and education providers offering aerospace & aviation related areas of study.

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Aerospace & Aviation Workforce Data

Top 10 Aerospace & Aviation Employers in Northeast Ohio

NASA Glenn Research Center3,359
CPP Corp2,950
PCC Airfoils1,406
Parker-Hannifin & Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems Corporation1,300
Howmet Aerospace Inc.1,200
Hydro-Aire Aerospace Corp.700
Sifco Industries, Inc.446
Heico Aerospace Parts Corp.305
Transdigm Group Incorporated284

Top 10 Aerospace & Aviation Occupations in Northeast Ohio

Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers596
Electrical, Electronic, and Electromechanical Assemblers, Except Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers497
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators454
Industrial Engineers407
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers393
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians372
Flight Attendants352
Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers316
Mechanical Engineers313
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Associate’s Degrees

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Bachelor’s Degrees

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Graduate Degrees

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Consolidated Precision Products Corp. 

Consolidated Precision Products Corp. chose to expand its presence in the Northeast Ohio Region by opening a new advanced manufacturing facility in Euclid,Ohio.

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Keri Zipay

Keri Zipay

Director of Business Development, Team NEO

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