Inside AAR: An Aerospace Win at Rockford’s MRO

Rockford’s growing aerospace cluster is taking a giant leap forward as it welcomes a new center for aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul. Step inside and discover how it’s enjoying the benefits of Rockford’s manufacturing prowess.

From Idea to Flight, Engineers Make It Happen

Long before an airplane lifts off, engineers and designers must create every working part. Step inside Rockford’s Ingenium Aerospace and discover what drives our region’s manufacturing prowess.

The Real Aviators of Rockford

It was the “Mad Men” era of martini lunches and Saturday night parties for the close-knit, highly skilled group of pilots who flew Rockford executives in the 1950s and ’60s. Gail Ravitts recounts her husband’s experience and the aviators he worked alongside.

NWQ Getaway Guide – Spring Edition

Our region is filled with plenty of exciting destinations. Here are a few that remain practically in our own backyards.

Learn About Aircraft Systems in RVC Lecture

Hamilton Sundstrand engineer offers an inside look at the electrical systems inside today’s airplanes.

Rockford Nets Key Jobs Grant

ROCKFORD – Rockford is one of 20 cities in the U.S. that has won a federal Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge grant. A grant totaling $2.4 million has been awarded…
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NWQ Getaway Guide: Winter Edition

The Old Northwest Territory is full of great resort and hotel getaways. Why not explore some of the best in your own backyard?