Aerospace and MRO
Dayton, Ohio is the birthplace of aviation. Montgomery County and the Dayton region continue to build on that innovative tradition by attracting and growing aerospace manufacturing, MRO, and related fields.
Sinclair College's Nationally Recognized UAS Training and Certification Center
Sinclair College’s National UAS Training and Certification Center, located in Dayton, Ohio, represents the culmination of a focused vision dedicated to creating one of the most comprehensive and pioneering facilities for the advancement of UAS training and applied research support. It is also one of the first credentialed UAS programs in the country! For more information on the innovative UAS training at Sinclair College, visit: http://uas.sinclair.edu/
PSA Airlines needed a new hangar facility to accomodate their extensive growth. They worked with the City of Dayton, the Dayton International Airport, Montgomery County Economic Development, and other regional partners to build a 77,000 square foot hangar adjacent to their existing operations control center. To read more about this regional effort to help one of our existing businesses grow, see our Case Study
This former air freight sorting facility/hub offers immediate access to an air strip adjacent to the Dayton International Airport. The facility includes ample aircraft storage pad, de-icing pad, and air cargo storage.
The Dayton International Airport (DAY) has over 650 acres of manufacturing/distribution and 80 acres of tarmac access available now. The Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport (MGY) has over 100 acres and direct access to a private airfield for your future Headquarters.
We Have the Market, Materials and Suppliers to Help You Grow Your Business
Our region’s history in aviation innovation means we have a comprehensive network of aerospace suppliers, component manufacturers, and service providers create an opportunity to help your business grow. Take a look at the attached map of Ohio companies that shows Dayton, Ohio as an aerospace and manufacturing hub, strategically positioned for your company's expansion.
Montgomery County represents one of the safest and least risky locations for potential MRO facilities. Our community boasts a variety of workforce assets that, individually and when taken together, represent the ideal location for new MRO sites. To learn more about our Workforce Development capabilities, click here!