Space Florida invests in Aerion’s planned Melbourne jet manufacturing facility

Space Florida has invested millions of dollars into Aerion Corp. as a way to quicken its local growth as it prepares to land its new headquarters and manufacturing facility in Melbourne. 

Space Florida, the state’s aerospace research, investment, exploration and commerce agency, on Aug. 20 announced it finalized the “multimillion-dollar investment.” The agency cannot at this time disclose the amount of the investment, but it will become public in the future, Dale Ketcham, Space Florida vice president of government and external affairs at Space Florida, told Orlando Business Journal. Read more here