OPTIMIZED SUPPLY CHAIN
As a leader in the aerospace & defense industry, Arizona boasts a diverse supply chain of more than 1,250 companies. Aerospace & defense companies benefit from efficient suppliers, supported by the fifth largest employment in A&D manufacturing in the nation. Suppliers throughout the state specialize in electronic systems, smart automation, precision machining and advanced materials.
guided missiles and space vehicle manufacturing employment
concentration of A&D manufacturing establishments
FIND NEW SUPPLIES, CUSTOMERS AND PARTNERSHIPS
The Arizona Aerospace & Defense Supply Chain Directory is a comprehensive, interactive database designed to connect A&D companies with Arizona-based suppliers. The database includes detailed profiles of more than 1,250 companies with a presence in Arizona, and allows users to search by industry, size, certifications and products and services offered.
A&D SUPPLY CHAIN DIRECTORY
With this directory, you can:
- Access vendors with specialized competencies, clearances and certifications,
- Identify potential new clients who can benefit from your company’s unique competencies and offerings, and
- Research Arizona companies with whom to partner to pursue larger contracts or projects.
Just to the south of Arizona is the Mexican state, Sonora, creating the Arizona-Sonora megaregion. This expansive, collaborative economy offers companies a competitive platform for growth and the advantage of shared resources. The aerospace cluster in Sonora specializes in aerospace structure and jet engine manufacturing, supporting a healthy supply chain between the two states. A robust supply chain, modern transportation infrastructure and talented workforce combine to create one of the most vibrant business and innovation environments anywhere in the world.
SkyBridge Arizona operates out of the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and is the nation’s first and only inland international air logistics and joint U.S.-Mexico customs processing hub. The first-of-its kind service enables manufacturers and aerospace & defense companies to access and transport supplies cost-effectively between countries. Skybridge cuts delivery times and ensures safe transit of goods that aerospace & defense companies need quickly.