Aerospace Valley

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Aerospace Valley is a French group of aerospace engineering companies and research centres. It is in the regions of Occitanie and Nouvelle-Aquitaine[1] in the southwest of France and is mainly concentrated in and around the city of Toulouse.

There are over 500 companies, including Airbus, Dassault Aviation, EADS and Air France Industries.[2] About 120,000 people work there in the aviation and space flight industries.[3]

The headquarters of Aerospace Valley is in Toulouse. The chairman of the group is Agnès Paillard[4] · .[5]

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  1. Aerospace Vallée. Décollage imminent (in French)
  2. Economie. Aerospace Valley à l'âge de la maturité (in French)
  3. AEROSPACE VALLEY ANNONCE SA STRATÉGIE Archived 2012-08-27 at the Wayback Machine (in French)
  4. Agnès Paillard présidente d'Aerospace Valley (in French)
  5. Agnès Paillard, nouvelle présidente d'Aerospace Valley Archived 2011-12-01 at the Wayback Machine (in French)

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