ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WTVY) - Arista Aviation Services in Enterprise was awarded $350,000 grant for building and employment expansion.
Governor Kay Ivey awarded the Community Development Block Grant in hopes of helping with the process.
The second hanger will provide nearly 47,000 square feet of additional space as well as room for 60-100 additional employees.
Once the expansion is completed, Arista Aviation Services will have more than 200 employees in various positions such as maintenance and supply crews.
“A part of our plans here in Enterprise and the lower Wiregrass community is growth.. and we are there.” -- Bill Parsons, C.O.O
The expansion will enable Arista Aviation to compete for larger contracts on a worldwide basis.