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16033
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As North Carolina's economy shifts from one based in agriculture and textile manufacturing to a new economy founded on technological advancement, the author explores the strength and potential of the aero/space industry within North Carolina's borders. This article give an in-depth look at this industry as it stands in the state and carefully details the resources the aero/space field can draw upon for future growth and expansion.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 33 Issue 1, Summer 2008, p51-56, bibl, f
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24791
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With a rise in the usage of devices like drones, many of the state’s community colleges are offering more training courses and degrees for students desiring to work in aviation and aerospace. Lenoir Community College, for example, recently added an associate’s degree in unmanned aircraft systems and other schools in North Carolina are following suit.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 36 Issue 2, February 2016, p30-32, 34, 36-41, il, por Periodical Website
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32322
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North Carolina’s industrial and scientific contributions to the aerospace program are far from insignificant. North Carolina-based industries manufacture products used in the space program, from tiny electronic parts to textile to fiber materials. North Carolina universities are also involved in research, and one of NASA’s many tracking stations is located in Rosman, Transylvania County.
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34455
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Due to an increase in partnerships across the United States, Space Grant has been able to expand their outreach programs for current students and teachers. Workshops, training, and internships are among the few programs offered to enable students and teachers to learn about the future careers and research that can be done in the space industry.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue 5, Holiday 2017, p14-19, il, por Periodical Website
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38214
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North Carolina’s take off into the aerospace manufacturing industry had soared to the top ten in the United States by 2017. Factors attributed to its rank at number four in the nation and success of airports like Charlotte-Monroe Executive were a low corporate tax rate and electricity rates, along with an extensive rail network.