AQST Space Systems has announced the company is moving its headquarters from Puerto Rico to Mesa, Ariz. The company plans to manufacture and assemble rockets for small satellites and expects to begin production by the end of the year.
The aerospace systems technologies solutions company has secured space for it headquarters at Falcon Field Airport in the City of Mesa’s Falcon District. AQST Space Systems plans to acquire additional space for its manufacturing operations.
AQST expects to hire up to 125 employees, including engineers, welders, technicians, satellite operators, data scientist managers and other support personnel over the next three years.
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