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Aircraft program directory

Airframer's unique directory provides analysis of 1,233 current aircraft programs, covering every aircraft type including general aviation, commercial aircraft, military and larger UAS in current development or production.

As well as having unlimited directory access, subscribers can download Index reports listing and cross-referencing suppliers to 31 aircraft programs, while sponsored editions are freely available.

How to sponsor an aircraft program

Sponsor Name
AC Products, Inc. sponsors the Boeing 737 aircraft program
14997 Sukhoi Su-30MK
Sukhoi Su-30MK
New link! Beijing Beimo Hi-Tech Friction Material Co., Ltd.: Brake System Components - Brake disks
0 Avicopter AC332
Avicopter AC332
New link! Beijing Andawell Technology Co. Ltd.: LCD Displays - Backup flight display

Supply chain directory

Our directory analyses 9,525 suppliers in 88 sectors of the aerospace supply chain, from the design process, through production techniques, raw materials, systems and assemblies, to flight testing.

As well as having unlimited directory access, subscribers can download Index reports listing and cross-referencing suppliers in 37 of these - as well as the four which have been sponsored which are freely available to all.

How to sponsor a supply chain sector

IHS ESDU sponsors the Design Software sector
Toray Advanced Composites
AMETEK PDS sponsors the Actuation sector
Quintus Technologies

Airframer directory

The Airframer directory analyses every manufacturer of aircraft under development or currently in production worldwide.

871 companies are listed, and subscribers can download an in-depth Index report.

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Spotlight news

In the centre holding scissors: U.S. Representative Chrissy Houlahan, with Frederick Weyerhaeuser Piaseck (Chairman of the Board and Chief Technology Officer at PiAC) to the left and John Weyerhaeuser Piasecki (President and Chief Executive Officer at PiAC) to the right, also holding scissors.
June 8, 2023
The company will transform the 219,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility into an advanced R&D centre for next-generation VTOL aircraft, Unmanned Aerial Systems and related enabling technologies.


A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was agreed at the recently concluded International Defense and Security Technologies Fair (IDET) in Brno, Czech Republic.
June 8, 2023
The intention is to provide localisation of support which reduces turnaround time, lowers the spares pool, provides operational flexibility and increased aircraft availability. Full Story
Unveiling innovations.
June 8, 2023
The new developments include a heavy fuel powerplant, airframe modifications, advanced sensor modularity, enhanced survivability and cyber resilience - while building on a certified and proven basic configuration. Full Story
Destinus says the design of the afterburner has significant similarities to the combustion chamber of a ramjet.
June 8, 2023
Several flights were conducted with multiple firings of the hydrogen afterburner, reaching speeds of approximately 250 kilometres per hour and demonstrating the technology under real-world conditions. Full Story
GE says the LMXT strategic tanker is the optimal aircraft for its CF6-80E1 engine.
June 8, 2023
The LMXT will first be produced as an A330 airliner at Airbus' U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, before being configured for strategic tanking at the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics facility in Marietta, Georgia. Full Story
June 8, 2023
The enhanced Passenger Service Units will include updated industrial design, optimised passenger air outlets, latest LED lighting solutions and other design improvements to reduce weight and meet program objectives. Full Story
We have lift-off.
May 31, 2023
Natilus currently has more than $6.8 billion in order commitments, and 460+ aircraft in pre-orders.
May 31, 2023
The company is now working on construction of a full-scale Kona autonomous blended-wing body (BWB) cargo aircraft technology demonstrator, which will have a wingspan of 85 feet. Full Story
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