WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Clay Higgins (R-LA) commended Aviation Exteriors’ (AvEx) announcement of a $2.5 million investment to expand services at its facility in Iberia Parish.
AvEx, which specializes in aviation exterior painting, will develop a dedicated aircraft maintenance hangar with equipment for new services near the Acadiana Regional Airport. The expansion is expected to create 100 new direct jobs in Iberia Parish. Read more about the announcement here.
Congressman Higgins issued the following statement:
“This $2.5 million investment from Aviation Exteriors is welcome news. Their expansion will create new jobs and encourage economic growth in Iberia Parish. My office supports private investment projects like this one, and we are working at the federal level to restore American economic prosperity.”