Aerospace careers are booming in the state of Maryland, thanks to easy access to Washington, D.C. and recent expansions by government agencies in the state.
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Google is best known for search, but is quickly becoming a formidable defense contractor.
Raytheon and L-3 are among the contractors for the development of a new Ground-Based Air Defense Laser.
Four companies are vying to build the new aircraft for a Navy UAV program expected to create hundreds of jobs.
Hanover, MD is better known for its shopping, but is a quietly growing spot on the map for intelligence professionals and defense contractors.