Governor Ivey to attend GE Aviation plant grand opening

Governor Ivey to attend GE Aviation plant grand opening
Gov. Kay Ivey gave her State of the State address on Jan. 9, 2018.

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Governor Kay Ivey will attend the GE Aviation plant grand opening on Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock.

The Huntsville facility is America's first center for mass-producing silicon carbide (SiC) materials used to manufacture ceramic matrix composites and is Alabama's second GE Aviation plant.

This $200 million center is comprised of two adjacent factories on 100 acres.

GE officials Jon Lyford and Mike Kauffman will join Ivey.

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