Greater Fort Lauderdale’s aviation industry is a multibillion-dollar sector, including airlines, airframe and engine manufacturers, component parts suppliers, maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities, and allied industries such as banking and insurance. Its hub is Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), which has an annual economic impact of more than $13.2 billion.
Many companies in the aviation sector are investing in Greater Fort Lauderdale and the region's schools, colleges and universities offer a variety of programs to educate and train skilled workers in the aviation and aerospace sectors.
Why are so many aviation and aerospace companies locating in Greater Fort Lauderdale? Download the full infographic to find out.