Global defense and security company Saab announced plans Wednesday (May 8) to locate a new U.S. manufacturing operation in Indiana. The facility, located at Discovery Park District Aerospace on the west side of the Purdue University campus, will support production of the U.S. Air Forceâs next-generation T-X jet trainer and create up to 300 new jobs, with hiring starting in 2020. Our Teams. The Stockholm-based companyâs plant would be the second manufacturer at Purdueâs Discovery Park â¦ Professional Flight Degree. Aeronautical and astronautical engineering curriculum concentrates on the fundamental subject areas necessary to the research, development, design, and operation of the aerospace industry. Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering Webpage Transfer to Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. Applied was responsible for engineering the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing for this new 55,000 SF, two-story facility, with a $12 million construction cost. Transfer students must meet Purdue's overall transfer criteria, as well as any major-specific requirements.Before you apply, check the closed programs page to confirm this major is open to transfer students. Hybrids. About Us. Located in the heart of the District at the western edge of Purdue University, Convergence is where private industry will collaborate with Purdue faculty, students, and one another â where ideas will be turned into discoveries and global challenges translated into â¦ Purdue admits to individual majors. Purdue Polytechnic South Bend serves nearly 200 students from 13 Indiana counties, offering seven undergraduate majors plus an associateâs degree. More than a flight school, Purdue offers a bachelorâs degree in professional flight that provides you with a larger perspective of the aviation industry. Purdue Building Index: ADDL Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (Vet School-South Campus) AERO Aerospace Science Laboratory (Airport) AGAD Agricultural Administration Building (Ag Campus) AGEN Agricultural Engineering Building(Ag Campus) AR Armory (ROTC-Main Campus) The Purdue COVID-19 Information Center, 765-496-INFO (4636) or toll free 1-833-571-1043, is staffed 8 a.m.-10 p.m. 7 days/week, to answer questions about the coronavirus impact on the Purdue community. Purdue Technology Center Aerospace Building Dedication. Twenty-five graduates of Purdue have become astronauts, and of these, 16 have been graduates of the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics. The Purdue Technology Center Aerospace â often referred to as the Rolls Royce building â was finished nearly three years ago at the corner of â¦ Purdue Polytechnic is one of 10 academic colleges at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN, offering degrees in a wide range of disciplines. We are located in the Purdue Technology Building at the IU South Bend campus. Saabâs aerospace facility is expected to have 300 employees by 2027. We recently had the honor of attending the building dedication for the new Purdue Technology Center Aerospace Building. Purdue Space Program unites Boilermakers from around the world to investigate and develop the future of the aerospace industry. WEST LAFAYETTE â Fire alarms inside the Purdue Technology Center Aerospace building, commonly known as the Rolls-Royce building, â¦ ... Building a multistage rocket in memory of PSP alum Kyle Runkle (more info to come). Private industry's front door to Purdue. About South Bend Degrees A major in the Professional Flight Program in the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology.