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Aircraft program directory

Airframer's unique directory provides analysis of 1,332 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 33 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
7291 MD 500E/530F
MD 500E/530F
New link! Triumph Integrated Systems - Geared Solutions - Macomb: Gearboxes - Manufacture/assemble gearbox transmission
4713 Lilium Lilium Jet
Lilium Lilium Jet
New link! Schnaithmann Maschinenbau GmbH: Tooling - Design and construction of assembly line

Supply chain directory

Our directory analyses 9,692 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 38 of these - as well as the six which have been sponsored which are freely available to all.

How to sponsor a supply chain sector

IHS ESDU sponsors the Design Software sector
AMETEK PDS sponsors the Actuation sector
Fastems Group
Toray Advanced Composites
Toray Advanced Composites sponsors the Tooling sector

Airframer directory

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

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

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Spotlight news

Sikorsky is to build, test and fly a hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing demonstrator (HEX/VTOL) with a tilt-wing configuration.
February 29, 2024
The HEX program will put a premium on greater than 500 nautical mile range at high speed, fewer mechanical systems to reduce complexity, and lower maintenance costs.


The Blériot prototype operates on 1.2 kg of gaseous hydrogen stored in three tanks at 340 bar, generating a maximum electrical power of 85 kW.
February 29, 2024
The powertrain features an unprecedented hybridization ratio, says the manufacturer: two-thirds of its power comes from a hydrogen fuel cell, with the remaining third supplied by batteries. Full Story
Flight tests took place at Leonardo’s PZL-Swidnik facility in Lublin, Poland, with Leonardo’s SW4 and SW4 Solo RUAS/OPH helicopters.
February 29, 2024
A year-long project equipped helicopters with cameras, computer and interface display, identifying aerial traffic including birds and drones, determining location in GPS-denied environments, and offering landing guidance. Full Story
The long bed machining capability at the Wrexham facility.
February 29, 2024
The agreement focuses on the production of precision-machined wing spars for use on the A320 family of aircraft, and will involve expansion of Magellan's long bed machining capability at its Wrexham facility. Full Story
The next step is to upgrade the flight testbed to fly the powertrain fueled by Universal's modules.
February 29, 2024
The company's liquid hydrogen module holds fuel to power the iron bird for over three hours at full power, with two such modules sufficient for 500 nautical miles of usable range (on top of reserves) for an ATR72 airliner. Full Story
The new facility will work closely with the company's historic foundry in Gennevilliers, near Paris.
February 29, 2024
The new facility will be operational in 2027 and will further extend the company's global production network for advanced fan blades. Full Story
The Hermes 650 Spark is the latest addition to the highly acclaimed Hermes family.
February 22, 2024
The Hermes 650 Spark is the latest addition to the highly acclaimed Hermes family, and expands the operational flight envelope with next-generation multi-mission capability, versatility and survivability. Full Story
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