News & Updates

Aerospace manufacturer landing in OKC

Friday, January 26, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma is getting its first original equipment aerospace manufacturing company. Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc. is expanding its operations from San Diego, California, to Oklahoma City. Steve Fendley, president of the company’s Unmanned Systems Division, said proximity to Tinker Air Force Base, high quality of life,

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to open design and production facilities in OKC

Friday, January 26, 2018

Governor Mary Fallin today announced that Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, is opening administrative and engineering offices and production facilities in Oklahoma City. The offices and productions facilities will accommodate expected increased demand for high-performance, jet-powered unmanned aerial tactical and target drone systems.

Thunder launchpad to help tech investment take off in Oklahoma

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Major new business initiative launches with new accelerator program by local firm StitchCrew

Corporate interest growing in OKC

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY – More companies are interested in the city now than they were a couple of years ago.

American Airlines announces nonstop service from OKC to Philadelphia

Thursday, January 18, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY, January – American Airlines announced today that it will begin nonstop service from Oklahoma City to Philadelphia, PA beginning June 7, 2018. The new route will provide more connecting options to the Northeast and to Trans-Atlantic destinations. “This is great news for our Oklahoma City travelers,” says Mark Kranenburg,

The FAA's Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center in Oklahoma City soars when it comes to flight safety

Thursday, January 18, 2018

A monthly forum sponsored by the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber took flight Wednesday as about 150 of its members and guests heard from representatives of the Federal Aviation Administration's Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center. Roy Williams, the chamber's president and CEO, observed the Monroney Center is Oklahoma's fourth-largest single-site employer in

FAA’s Monroney Center adapting to changes in flight

Thursday, January 18, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Federal Aviation Administration wants to be on your radar. The agency’s Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center is a near-secret in the state, even though it’s the fourth-largest single-site employer in Oklahoma, said Director Michelle Coppedge. That means it can be difficult to recruit the employees she needs who have

New pictures give the best view yet of Oklahoma City's streetcars

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

New images released Tuesday show Oklahoma City's first two streetcars outside the manufacturing plant where they are being prepared for shipment.