Aerospace and Defense

Holding the
Competitive Advantage
in Aerospace

Morris County is known for distinct advantages in aerospace and related industries. These include our deep reservoir of skilled talent and our expansive ecosystem of aerospace supplier firms. We have an unmatched capacity to research, create, design, build, and export aerospace related technologies, products, services and processes.

Picatinny Arsenal houses the Armed Services lethality center of excellence.

With these advantages, Morris County is uniquely positioned to serve existing and attract future aerospace and defense-related programs.

Aerospace Vehicles and Defense

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  • This global company, with origins as part of Bell Labs, is the world’s 5th largest defense contractor.

  • Another company will Bell Labs heritage, delivers cybersecurity and communications solutions to governments and commercial institutions worldwide.

  • Manufactures aircraft indicators, control devices, gyroscopes, and other precision inertial navigation & guidance systems for missile, ground vehicle and space applications.

  • Arconic is a leader in investment casting superalloy airfoils for aero engines and industrial gas turbines.

  • The world’s only dedicated helicopter hoist and winch provider and the world’s largest cargo hook systems manufacturer.

  • Manufactures high technology forgings for customers around the world.

  • Marotta designs, develops, qualifies and manufactures pressure, power, motion, fluid, and electronic controls for military and commercial markets.

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