First In Flight

2012

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AVIATION IN NORTHEASTERN NC SKY-HIGH future FOR In 1903 two famous brothers showed the world how to fly in North Carolina. Today there's a regional approach to serving the aviation industry in northeastern North Carolina. With an ideal location on the Mid-Atlantic Coast between Florida and the Northeast and our business-friendly attitude, the region welcomes expanding and start-up businesses. Northeastern North Carolina offers a ready workforce and aviation-compatible facilities, plus an idyllic lifestyle—a mild four-season climate, an inviting real estate environment and proximity to the world-famous Outer Banks beaches. REGIONAL assets AND partnerships HELP AVIATION COMPANIES TAKE OFF Situated within minutes of each other, these aviation-related facilities and workforce development programs are ready to power your company's growth. If you're thinking about expanding or starting an aviation-related business, northeastern North Carolina offers a long list of good reasons to land here. Future College of The Albemarle Currituck County Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center CURRITUCK COUNTY • Currituck County Regional Airport with adjacent industrial park • Commerce Park: 100+ acres, 11 lots from 4–25 acres • "Shovel Ready," North Carolina Certified Site Program • Zoned heavy manufacturing; all utilities (water/sewer, 3-phase electric, natural gas, broadband) • Adjacent to new College of The Albemarle Currituck County Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center (2013) COLLEGE OF THE ALBEMARLE • Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department • Aviation Systems Technology program (FAA approval pending) • College of The Albemarle Currituck County Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center (2013) • Entry-level and continuing training for airframe and powerplant certified technicians • Workforce for air carriers, manufacturers, repair stations, fixed base operators, flight schools and government aviation operators ELIZABETH CITY & PASQUOTANK COUNTY • Elizabeth City Aviation Research & Development Commerce Park • Connected by C-130-class taxiway to 7,200- foot runway shared by Coast Guard and Elizabeth City Pasquotank Regional Airport • Adjacent to Air Station Elizabeth City— largest Coast Guard aircraft maintenance depot in the country • Able to accommodate Boeing 747s, general aviation aircraft • $12 million investment in infrastructure, unlimited bandwidth available by 2013 252.232.6015 THINKCURRITUCK.COM 252.335.0821 EXT. 2233 ALBEMARLE.EDU 888.338.1678 DISCOVEREC.COM

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