PHOTO RELEASE Sen. Rick Scott Attends Grand Opening of OneWeb’s New Manufacturing Facility in Merritt Island

July 22, 2019

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. – Today, Senator Rick Scott attended the grand opening of OneWeb Satellite’s new manufacturing facility in Merritt Island. This new facility will create 250 new jobs on Florida’s Space Coast and support the creation of 3,000 indirect jobs. Read more from OneWeb HERE.

Senator Rick Scott said, “As Governor, I had the opportunity to join OneWeb to announce its plans to expand here in Brevard County. Today as Senator, I’m proud to celebrate the grand opening of OneWeb’s new state-of-art manufacturing facility and the creation of 250 high-tech, high-paying jobs for local families. This is great news for our state, and I’ll keep fighting to support the continued growth and success of companies like OneWeb, so even more Floridians have the opportunity to get a great job and live their dreams.”