Aviation company to expand in Newport News
Eagle Aviation Technologies LLC plans to expand its Newport News operations, a move expected to double its Virginia workforce.
Founded in 2009, Newport News-based Eagle Aviation currently employs 75 workers. It plans to add an equal number of jobs after spending $207,500 on new equipment.
The company develops and manufactures of prototype systems and components for the aviation, space and marine industries.
Eagle Aviation says its business is growing because of the expansion and diversification of its clients.
The Virginia Economic Development Partnership will assist the Eagle Aviation’s expansion through the Virginia Jobs Investment Program (VJIP).
VJIP provides consultative services and funding to companies creating jobs or undergoing technological change.