News and Events
Space Florida and Israel Innovation Authority Announce Ninth Joint Call for Projects
Another $2 Million in Research Fund Available for Viable Proposals Applications Accepted Until February 21, 2022
Space Florida, Florida Venture Forum Announce Award Winners from 2021 Florida Early Stage Capital Conference and Statewide Collegiate Startup Competition
Calculum Inc., is Grand Prize Winner of Space Florida’s Accelerating Innovation Cash Prize
Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Terran Orbital will Invest $300 Million in Florida to Construct the World’s Largest, State-of-the-Art, Commercial Spacecraft Facility
Why Florida + Facts & Figures
In the US for the Number of Aviation & Aerospace Establishments * (1)
Aerospace-related Companies * (2)
A Global Leader in the Aerospace Industry.
Florida is an unquestioned leader nationally and internationally in the global aerospace industry. Florida consistently ranks in the top five U.S. states for aerospace industry employment, with more than 130,000 employees in 2017. More than 17,144 aerospace-related companies call Florida home, contributing $19 billion in revenues to Florida’s economy.
Florida’s Gateway to Space.
Working in conjunction with NASA’s Kennedy Space Center and the United States Air Force, Space Florida offers a variety of facilities spanning across the State of Florida for aerospace companies to research, develop and launch business ventures. Click below to learn more about each of the Space Florida facilities and leasing opportunities.View Facilities