Ala. expects 400 jobs from new aviation company announcement

MONTGOMERY, AL – Governor Bob Riley will announce on Wednesday that a major international corporation has selected Alabama as the location of a new aviation facility.

Governor Riley met with officials from the, as of yet unnamed company, to promote Alabama as the site of this facility when he was at the Farnborough Air Show in July.

The company is expected to employ 400 according to Riley.

The announcement will take place on Wednesday, August 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the Old House Chamber of the State Capitol.

WSFA 12 News will have coverage of the event.

INFORMATION SOURCE: Governor Bob Riley's Press Office