Timco, a Greensboro, N.C.-based aircraft maintenance company, has partnered with chambers of commerce in the Piedmont Triad region to promote careers in the aviation industry with commercials aimed at teenagers. "One of the challenges we're working on right now is getting in front of parents and students to show them it's a totally different manufacturing environment, if you will, than the basic manufacturing that their fathers and grandfathers and grandmothers were involved in," said Pat Danahy, president of Greensboro's economic partnership team.

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