The Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce's Aerospace Committee


 2013 Aerospace Committee Chair
Joseph Wilson
Lockheed Martin Kelly Aviation Center


Who we are

Support and promote aerospace-oriented industries in San Antonio; continually develop effective programs of Chamber support for aerospace-related projects.
To make San Antonio a world recognized center for aerospace and aviation benefiting from a collaborative investment in people, processes and infrastructure across the business, academic and military sectors and to aggressively market those capabilities.  

unique capabilities
San Antonio has a unique confluence of aerospace manufacturing and production capabilities and workforce that makes it a national leader in the aerospace industry.

The Committee was formed over a decade ago by local industry, government and academia leaders for the purpose of building on San Antonio's legacy as the Birthplace of Military Aviation.

join us
We invite interested participants to join us for our next meeting.  The Committee regularly meets the second THURSDAY of each month at 3:30 pm, at The Chamber's Northside Business Center.

For more information and meeting location, please contact  Will Garrett, VP Economic Development 210-229-2163.

committee meetings 

June 13, 2013
aerospace committee meeting
The Greater Chamber of Commerce
1100 NW Loop 410, Ste 109
San Antonio, TX 78217
3:30 p.m



2011 aerospace economic impact study
released 12/13/11 
view study

2013 committee priorities

Aerospace Vendor Fair

  • Host 2nd Annual Aerospace Vendor Fair
  • Event will bring together Prime contractors and small businesses and create connections for possible work partnerships in the San Antonio region

Luncheon Series

  • Host annual series of Aerospace Luncheons

New member engagement

  • Identify aerospace and aviation companies not currently participating and meet with them to share the purpose, mission and successes of this committee and ask them to be engaged

Website Re-design

  • Redesign website to better promote the assets, workforce talent and companies involved in The Chamber's Aerospace Committee

State Legislative Session

  • Effectively organize and advocate for the industry at the State level during The Chamber’s VIVA SA day and throughout the year

Federal Legislative Session

  • Effectively organize and advocate for the industry at the Federal level during The Chamber’s SA to DC trip and throughout the year

Monthly Meeting Locations

  • Create synergies and relationships by moving monthly meetings to off-site locations and engaging companies to share their expertise with committee members who may have the ability to partner on contracts that will benefit the region