The Oregon Aviation Industries group is
part of the State of Oregon Economic Development Cluster Group
organization launched by the
Oregon Business Plan Members include aviation companies of all types
located across Oregon and Southwest Washington.
We are focused on creating jobs, driving
the economy forward and producing quality products and services that are
sold worldwide. Working together, we can make a positive economic
development impact for Oregon aviation companies.
We are leaders in Unmanned Aerial Systems
(UAS), Worldwide Heavy Lift Helicopter operations, Avionics, Aircraft
and parts manufacturing and general and commercial operations and
In June 2012 the Oregon Department of Aviation and the Oregon Aviation Board organized the first Aviation Cluster Summit, held at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum in McMinnville. The event was quite successful with about 120 individuals and companies who participated.
Following the 2012 Summit,
Oregon Aviation Industries (ORAVI) was organized and registered with the State as the official Association to represent the Aviation Cluster. We have been working with Business Oregon and the Department of Aviation and have now identified some
400 businesses registered in Oregon that are directly involved in the Aviation Cluster. The 2013
Summit on September 19, 2013 at the
Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum in
McMinnville was an outstanding success!
More than 130 attendees enjoyed presentations
and panels from key aviation and government
leaders and the reception at the Museum was
excellent for networking and making important