Among the 50 states of the U.S.—plus a capital district and several territories around the world—there is just one that is the best place to be an aerospace manufacturer: the state of Washington. According to two separate studies conducted since summer, including one released in September, Washington is by far the best place to locate a current or future aerospace business. The reasons are almost self-explanatory. Washington state leads in new rankings of best states to ...


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