Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
Airbus (EADS)
Parent Company: 
Airbus
Subsidy Source: 
multiple
Location: 
Alabama
City: 
Mobile
County: 
Mobile
Project Description: 

aircraft assembly plant

Year: 
2012
Major Industry of Parent: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
Subsidy Value: 
$158,500,000
Program Name: 
multiple
Awarding Agency: 
multiple
Type of Subsidy: 
MEGADEAL
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
1,000
Capital Investment: 
$600,000,000
Source of Data: 

The subsidy value and breakdown as well as the job and investment projections come from: Ellen Mitchell, "Incentives: What it took to land Airbus," Mobile Press-Register, July 4, 2012 and "Incentives approved for Airbus project," Birmingham News, July 13, 2012.

Notes: 

The state portion of the package was about $125 million in cash and tax credits, while the city, county and Mobile Airport Authority contributed about $33 million, much of it for site preparation and construction. Overlaps with main Subsidy Tracker data: six 2012 entries for Alabama Industrial Development Training totaling $219,624.

Source Notes: 
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