Associations and Partners

West of England Aerospace Forum

WEAF aims to champion the sectors by working in collaboration with partners like EEN, UKTI to provide critical support services such as international collaboration, export and marketing opportunities. It also works tirelessly to share best practice and showcase the sectors through their Aerospace/defence and Advanced Manufacturing Annual conferences and through its membership listings and Capabilities Database. WEAF helps promote members online , which offers a unique shop window for their services and products.


SC21 is a change programme designed to accelerate the competitiveness of the aerospace & defence industry by raising the performance of its supply chains. International competition, together with the challenges posed by the defence industrial strategy, necessitates rapid improvement in the effectiveness of our supply chains. At the same time, industry must ensure that it delivers competitive solutions for customers whilst maintaining profitable business growth.

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Torbay Development Agency

As an award winning provider of business and property services the TDA makes a real difference to the lives of people living and working in the South West delivering innovative and practical programmes in areas including job and business creation.