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Aircraft program directory

Airframer's unique directory provides analysis of 1,170 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
6424 Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II
Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II
New link! BAE Systems Avionics (Management) Ltd.: Electro-Optical Systems & Equipment - Laser precision ranger/designator
6456 Liaoning RX1E
Liaoning RX1E
New link! Sineton: Electric Engines

Supply chain directory

Our directory analyses 9,332 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 36 of these - as well as the five which have been sponsored which are freely available to all.

How to sponsor a supply chain sector

Airframer directory

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

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

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The Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory.
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Ampaire’s Eco Caravan, the first hybrid-electric regional aircraft, makes its maiden flight.
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The hybrid-electric aircraft preserves the range/payload capability of the Grand Caravan, and in fact can fly farther than the Grand Caravan with eight passengers. Maximum range is beyond 1,000 miles. Full Story
Thompson's facilities in County Down.
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The GKN Aerospace facility at Lone Star Commerce Centre, Fort Worth.
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The 100,000 square-foot facility will initially house research and development of laser metal deposition with wire (LMD-w) additive manufacturing technology for large-scale titanium aerostructures. Full Story
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The Summit team celebrates its extensive new facility.
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