Howard Hughes, president
Los Angeles, Nation of Hollywood
Hughes Aviation, headquartered in Los Angeles less than ten miles from the capital of the Nation of Hollywood, is one of the most innovative aircraft manufacturers in the world. Their customers include countries, militias and pirate groups, and their financial power cannot be overestimated.
Hughes Aviation has production facilities in a number of countries, including the Empire State and the Republic of Texas. It also maintains a joint venture with Mikoyan-and-Gurevich near Moscow, which produces a licensed version of the P21-J Mk III Devastator