Small rocket firm Firefly Aerospace to bring manufacturing plant to Space Coast, create 240 jobs

Cape Canaveral welcomed another small rocket company to the area on Feb. 22, continuing its growth in the emerging space sector. 

Cedar Park, Texas-based Firefly Aerospace confirmed that it will build its rockets within Space Florida’s Exploration Park and launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Launch Complex 20. The small rocket firm will invest $52 million in Florida to create 239 jobs paying an average annual salary of $70,000. Read more here.