Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development
Specialty Manufacturing

Flying Cross

Outfitting America’s Heroes
What do police officers, firefighters, medical professionals, and the U.S. military have in common? Chances are, they’re wearing uniforms manufactured by Flying Cross.
When seeking an ideal location and labor pool, the Fechheimer Brothers Company, the parent company of Flying Cross, knew a perfect fit when they saw it. Garrett County’s rich manufacturing roots, workforce, and locale were tailor-made for their needs. Sixty-one years later, Flying Cross’s sales are soaring, thanks to our skilled workforce, and seamless highway, port, and rail access. Its Grantsville plant crafts high-tech threads for high performers, available in over 51 countries worldwide.  
For customized business solutions, or industrial space featuring overnight delivery to 1/3 of the United States, contact Garrett County’s “fit consultants” at (301) 334-1921 or