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Here's what a Texas firm’s plans for a $52M small-rocket plant mean for metro Orlando

Matthew Richardson
Here's what a Texas firm’s plans for a $52M small-rocket plant mean for metro Orlando

A business complex on Florida’s Space Coast is set to get its third manufacturing facility — and there’s plenty of remaining land to welcome more. Cedar Park, Texas-based small-rocket maker Firefly Aerospace Inc. plans to build a 180,000-square-foot, $52 million assembly plant in Exploration Park — property managed by aerospace economic development agency Space Florida.