• Looking for sky high potential?
    Think Aerospace in Kentucky.

  • Kentucky's Aerospace industry employs more than 17,000 people
  • Aerospace products are Kentucky's top export
  • Kentucky Aerospace exports up 183% in the last 5 years
  • Kentucky-made MICROSATELLITES are orbiting the earth

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Logistics Leads the Way

Kentucky makes products the world wants. Our exports, which have jumped 183 percent over five years, further prove our expertise in the aerospace arena. The commonwealth produces nearly $10 billion in aerospace products and services, our number one export category, and more than a third of Kentucky's total annual exports.

Shipping Made Easy

Part of our logistics success lies in our ability to ship products anywhere in the world virtually overnight. Kentucky hosts global shipping hubs for three logistics giants - DHL, UPS and Amazon Prime – plus several FedEx ground facilities. In addition, our extensive shipping network of interstates, rail and waterways guarantee fast shipping anywhere in the U.S.

Logistics Options Galore

HIGHWAYS & BYWAYS
10 interstates
10 state parkways

GLOBAL SHIPPING HUBS
UPS, DHL & Amazon Prime

AIRPORTS
6 commercial, including
2 international
60+ regional

WATERWAYS
3,219 kilometers of commercially navigable waterways
12 active/developing riverports

RAILROADS
4,442 kilometers of track including 4,181 kilometers of freight rail

FREIGHT
275 million tons move across Kentucky roadways each week
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