The Indiana Advantage
Indiana’s world-class research capability, technological innovation, engineering excellence and manufacturing expertise provide national defense and homeland security companies with unmatched advantages. Because of these strengths, Indiana is recognized as a world leader in such areas as military informatics, defense electronics and alternative energy development.
Indiana has 76 colleges and research universities that provide the highly trained and talented graduates that defense companies need. We have more than 61,000 defense industry jobs and over 6,400 engineering and technical defense workers; another 15,900 Indiana citizen soldiers have deployed on active duty since Sept. 11, 2001.
The bottom line: Indiana provides national security industries with a progressive, low-cost business environment.
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