News and Events
Space Florida Announces Space Transportation Call for Projects
Applications Due Thursday, March 16, 2022
Groundbreaking Ceremony Launches Construction of New NASA Causeway Bridge
New spans to serve as bridges to Florida’s future in space
Governor Ron DeSantis Budget Recommendations for Fiscal Year 2022-2023
“Space Florida applauds Governor DeSantis on empowering Florida to remain a global leader for aerospace business and exploration,”
- 01/14/2022 Space Florida Marketing Committee Meeting
- 01/18/2022 Space Florida Audit & Accountability Committee Meeting
- 01/19/2022 Space Florida Investment Committee Meeting
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