GE Aviation


One of the world’s leading providers of jet engines and integrated systems for commercial and military aircraft continues to make significant investments in its future.

GE Aviation, an operating unit of General Electric Co., is committing $195 million in its four manufacturing facilities in North Carolina through 2017. The company employs 1,300 people in sites in Durham, West Jefferson, Wilmington and Asheville. The West Jefferson, Wilmington and Asheville plants manufacture engine components, and final engine assembly is performed in Durham.


GE Aviation