Moog will hire 500 new employees in Western New York

Moog Inc. plans to create up to 500 jobs in Western New York in the coming years, coinciding with a $25 million investment in new high-tech manufacturing equipment.

Executives from the global aerospace company made the announcement today at Seneca One Tower, flanked by Gov. Kathy Hochul. The state plans to provide up to $15 million in Excelsior Jobs Program tax credits in return for job creation commitments.