Letter from the Executive Director

Thank you for subscribing to the quarterly Arsenal of Innovation News. This edition is dedicated to the segment of the defense industry with the highest rate of spending in the DoD budget for the foreseeable future, Aerospace. Fighters, new technologies and unmanned...

Look Up to Find Defense Opportunities: Aerospace News to Know

Highlights from the DoD Comptroller 2015 Budget Overview The Michigan Defense Center is your resource for future trends and opportunities in the Defense and Homeland Security industries. To keep you up-to-date and informed on market trends, our Business Development...

Flying High in Oscoda

Kalitta Air is a growing Michigan based airline that provides worldwide air carrier services.  In addition to offering air cargo, Kalitta Air also operates a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) licensed and inspected aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)...

CRI: A Michigan Aviation Technology Success Story

Consolidated Resource Imaging (CRI) is a world leader in high technology aerial sensors. This Grand Rapids Company has a vision to help make Michigan a center for aviation technology. West Michigan is home to avionics giants GE, L3, Parker; ISR systems leader CRI;...

Interview with Representative Candice Miller

Rep. Candice Miller was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 2002 after many years serving constituents in offices from Harrison Twp. Supervisor to Michigan’s Secretary of State. Congresswoman Miller represents Michigan residents and businesses in...