Lynnwood—Our state's role in the future of the aerospace industry is the focus of a summit taking place today in Lynnwood.
Aerospace industry officials and state leaders are gathering to discuss how to keep 86,000 jobs and $36 billion worth of economic value the aerospace industry brings in.
Boeing, and aerospace economist Adam Pilarski.
The summit is taking place from 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. at the Lynnwood Convention Center.
Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon and the Aerospace Futures Alliance are paying to host the event. The total cost is about $5,000.
Nine aerospace executives from around the state will also take part in a debate. Those executives include Glenn Johnson, CFO of Alaska Air Group, Stan Sorscher, legislative director for SPEEA, Randall Julin,