Governor Abbott Tours The Boeing Company’s Global Services Site In San Antonio

July 14, 2017 | Austin, Texas | Press Release

Governor Greg Abbott today toured The Boeing Company’s Global Services site in San Antonio, Texas. This facility operates one of the largest military aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facilities in the world.

“Texas is proud to have the world’s largest military aircraft MRO facility stationed in Military City, USA," said Governor Abbott. "I thank Boeing for their commitment to serving this country and our veterans, as well as their continued investment in the people of Texas.”

Boeing is the largest aerospace employer in San Antonio, and 40% of the MOR facility's employees are military veterans. Additionally, The Boeing Company employs almost 4,000 Texans across the state. During the tour, Governor Abbott met with Boeing employees and expressed his gratitude for the company's investment in Texas.