People working on Piper Aircraft's shop floor.

Aviation & Engineering

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With Florida’s Space Coast just to the north, it’s no wonder aviation & engineering are such well-established and growing industries on the Treasure Coast. The largest manufacturer in the region, Piper Aircraft Inc., has been building training aircraft for decades. Plus One Air is always looking for skilled pilots, mechanics, dispatchers and sales people. And if you’re looking to grow a career in aviation, Aviator College in Fort Pierce offers a commercial pilot program, an aviation maintenance program, and several degreed programs designed for a variety of flight-related careers. Skyborne Airline Academy at Vero Beach Regional Airport has partnered with Delta to provide the Propel Flight Academy – An accelerated training pathway to becoming a First Officer with Delta.

1,000+ Employees Work at Piper Aircraft’s Manufacturing Facility (Vero Beach) Treasure Coast Business
28,500 Square-Foot Commercial Airport Hangar at Treasure Coast International Airport St. Lucie County