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Study: Aerospace in SC has $19 Billion Impact

FILE COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – A new study shows that the growing aerospace industry in South Carolina now pumps $19 billion into the state’s economy. Media outlets report that the study was conducted by University of South Carolina research economist Joey Von Nessen. Currently about 100,000 jobs are tied to the aerospace industry. Private-sector aerospace workers make about $70,000 a…