News and Events
Brevard County Selected as Candidate Location in U.S. Space Command Headquarters Search
Patrick Air Force Base Named in Down-Select Process
Space Florida, Florida Venture Forum Announce Winners of 2020 Florida Early Stage Capital Conference and Statewide Collegiate Startup Competition
Techfit Digital Surgery is Grand Prize Winner of Space Florida’s Accelerating Innovation Cash Prize
FLORIDA VENTURE FORUM SELECTS 22 PRESENTERS FOR ITS 2020 FLORIDA EARLY STAGE CAPITAL CONFERENCE
More than 150 applied to present; conference to take place virtually, October 14-15
- 12/10/2020 Space Florida Marketing Committee Meeting
- 10/22/2020 Space Florida Board of Directors Meeting
- 10/07/2020 Space Florida Audit and Accountability 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