U.S. space company Boeing has announced that its campus in Arlington, Virginia outside of Washington will serve as the company’s global headquarters.
The company said its employees in the region support a variety of corporate functions and specialize in the advanced development of aircraft and autonomous systems, the Xinhua news agency reported.
In addition to designating Northern Virginia as its new headquarters, Boeing said it intends to develop a research and technology hub in the area to take advantage of and attract engineering and technical capabilities.
“We are excited to build on our foundations here in Northern Virginia. The region makes strategic sense for our global headquarters in terms of proximity to our customers and stakeholders and access to world-class engineering and technical talent,” said Boeing President and CEO. CEO Dave Calhoun.
According to Boeing, it will maintain a significant presence at the Chicago and nearby region.
“We greatly appreciate our continued relationships in Chicago and across Illinois. We look forward to maintaining a strong presence in the city and state,” Calhoun said.
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