DALLAS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Amazon announced its Regional Air Hub at the Fort Worth Alliance Airport will open in October bringing with it 300 full-time jobs.
The Regional Air Hub is the first build-to-suit airport project of its kind in the Amazon Air network and was designed to support Amazon Air’s larger scale regional needs, including sortation capability and infrastructure to handle multiple flights daily.READ MORE: Texas Woman Sues Oral Surgeon After Metal Drill Bit Left Inside Her Jaw
“We are excited to start flying to and from our new facility at the Fort Worth Alliance Airport very soon – this facility will allow us to offer even more selection and faster delivery to our customers,” said Sarah Rhoads, Vice President of Amazon Global Air. “This is our latest investment in Texas and we look forward to hiring top talent from the local community.”READ MORE: Southeast Alliance Community Care Team To Address Public Mental Health Response Needs
Amazon said its new hub will include daily flights and allow the company to further serve its customer base in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.MORE NEWS: After Rise In Auto Thefts, Tarrant County Cracking Down On Car Thieves