Spa-war or Spay-war: Lab demystified
Qualcomm, Sempra and Petco are corporate household names in San Diego.
But SPAWAR? The group that employs 4,900 workers in San Diego at an average annual salary of $105,000 — what does it do?
How do you even pronounce its name: Spa-war or Spay-war?
An economic impact report to be released today said the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, headquartered in Old Town and led by a Navy admiral, will inject $1.77 billion into the regional economy this year.