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List of the top aerospace companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major aerospace companies includes the largest and most profitable aerospace businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest aerospace companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous aerospace companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the aerospace industry you might want to look to these companies for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big aerospace businesses.

Companies on this list include Honda Motor Company, Ltd and Boeing.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest aerospace companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful aerospace companies?"

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602nd Aircraft Design Institut... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace 602nd Aircraft Design Institute is a Chinese design institute and jointer partners with Xian Aircraft Industry Corporation of military aircraft. The Institute is located at 20 Renmin Road in ...more

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AAI Corporation is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
AAI Corporation Aerospace AAI Corporation is an aerospace and defense development and manufacturing firm, located in Hunt Valley, Maryland, US. Formerly a wholly owned subsidiary of United Industrial Corporation, AAI was ...more

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AD Aerospace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
AD Aerospace Aerospace AD Aerospace plc is a British aerospace company based in Preston Brook, Cheshire. It specialises in video security systems, safety systems and fire detection systems for airliners. Products ...more

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Adam Aircraft Industries is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Adam Aircraft Industries was an aircraft manufacturer founded by George F. Adam Jr and John C. Knudsen in 1998. The company was located at Centennial Airport in the Denver-Aurora Metropolitan ...more

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Aerion is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerion Aerospace Aerion Corporation is an American aerospace firm founded by Robert Bass and based in Reno, Nevada. Aerion continues research the group began more than 20 years ago, with the current focus on the ...more

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Aermacchi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Aermacchi was an Italian aircraft manufacturer. Formerly known as Aeronautica Macchi, the company was founded in 1912 by Giulio Macchi at Varese in north-western Lombardy. With a factory located ...more

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Aero Adventure Aviation is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aero Adventure Aviation Aerospace Aero Adventure Aviation is an American aircraft manufacturer based in Rockledge, Florida. In 1996, the firm acquired the assets and production rights of Keuthan Aircraft.

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Aeroframe Services is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aeroframe Services Aerospace Aeroframe Services, LLC is a privately owned airplane service company specializing in MRO for large commercial transport aircraft. Aeroframe Services was formed on August 1, 2005, when Roger ...more

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Aerojet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Aerojet was an American rocket and missile propulsion manufacturer based primarily in Rancho Cordova, California, with divisions in Redmond, Washington, Orange and Gainesville in Virginia, and ...more

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Aeronautics Defense Systems is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace Aeronautics Ltd. is an Israeli company specializing in the manufacturer of Unmanned Aerial Systems in the Mini, Tactical and MALE UAS categories. Since its establishment in 1997, the company's ...more

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Aeronutronic is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aeronutronic Aerospace Aeronutronic was a defense and space related division of Ford Motor Company set up in 1956 as Aeronutronic Systems, Inc. The name Aeronutronic is a portmanteau of aeronautics, nucleonics, and ...more

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Aerospace Industrial Developme... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation Aerospace Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation is a state-owned aerospace company of the Taiwan under the Ministry of Economic Affairs based in Taichung, Taiwan. It is known for developing the ...more

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Aerospace Testing Alliance is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Testing Alliance Aerospace Aerospace Testing Alliance is an aerospace engineering company in the United States of America. It is the prime contractor of the US Air Force's Arnold Engineering Development Center, in ...more

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Aérospatiale is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aérospatiale Aerospace Aérospatiale was a French state-owned aerospace manufacturer that built both civilian and military aircraft, rockets and satellites. It was originally known as Société ...more

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Aerostar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace Aerostar S.A., is an aeronautical manufacturing company based in Bacău, Romania.

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AeroVironment is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aircraft, Energy, Aerospace AeroVironment, Inc. is an American technology company in Monrovia, California, and Simi Valley, California, that is primarily involved in energy systems, electric vehicle systems, and unmanned ...more

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AgustaWestland is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
AgustaWestland Aerospace AgustaWestland S.p.A. is an Anglo-Italian multinational helicopter design and manufacturing company, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Finmeccanica. It was formed in July 2000 when Finmeccanica ...more

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Air Weapons Complex is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace, Arms Manufacturers Air Weapons Complex is a development and production centre for airborne weapons systems in Pakistan, more recently becoming involved in various commercial and other non-military projects also. ...more

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Airbus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Airbus SAS is an aircraft manufacturing division of Airbus Group. It is based in Blagnac, France, a suburb of Toulouse, with production and manufacturing facilities mainly in France, Germany, ...more

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Airbus UK is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Airbus UK Aerospace Airbus UK is a wholly owned subsidiary of Airbus SAS which produces wings for the Airbus aircraft family. When Airbus was incorporated as a joint-stock company in 2001 BAE transferred its UK ...more

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AirLaunch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
AirLaunch Arms industry, Aerospace AirLaunch was an aerospace design and development company headquartered in Kirkland, Washington. They had hoped to provide launch services for launching payloads into orbits around the Earth. ...more

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ALCAN, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Mining, Transportation, Aluminium Rio Tinto Alcan Inc. is a Canadian company based in Montreal. It was created on November 15, 2007 as the result of the merger between Rio Tinto PLC's Canadian subsidiary, Rio Tinto Canada ...more

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Alenia Aeronautica is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace Alenia Aeronautica was an Italian aerospace company. Its subsidiaries included Alenia Aermacchi and Alenia Aeronavali. Alenia Aeronautica owns ATR, a joint venture with EADS. In January 2012, ...more

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Alliant Techsystems is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace, Guided Missile and Space Vehicle Manufacturing, Defense industry Alliant Techsystems Inc. was an American aerospace, defense, and sporting goods company with its headquarters in Arlington County, Virginia, in the United States. The company operated in 22 ...more

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Antonov is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace, Arms Manufacturers Antonov State Company, formerly the Antonov Aeronautical Scientific-Technical Complex, and earlier the Antonov Design Bureau, is a Ukrainian aircraft manufacturing and services company. ...more

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Applied Minds is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Consumer electronics, Software, Robotics Applied Minds, Llc. is an American company founded in 2000 by ex-Disney Imagineers Danny Hillis and Bran Ferren that provides technology, design, R&D, and consulting services to multiple ...more

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ARES Corporation is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Infrastructure, Aerospace, Energy industry

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Argus Motoren is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace Argus Motoren was a German manufacturing firm known for their series of small inverted-V engines and the Argus As 014 pulsejet for the V-1 flying bomb.

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Arianespace is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arianespace Aerospace Arianespace SA is a French-based multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the ...more

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Arkhangelski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arkhangelski Aerospace Arkhangelsky Design Bureau was a short-lived Soviet military aircraft design bureau headed by Alexander Arkhangelsky. Formerly working for Andrei Tupolev, Arkhangelsky was assigned his own ...more

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Armadillo Aerospace is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Armadillo Aerospace Aerospace Armadillo Aerospace was an aerospace startup company based in Mesquite, Texas. Its initial goal was to build a manned suborbital spacecraft capable of space tourism, and had also stated ...more

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Astronautics Corporation of Am... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace Astronautics Corporation of America is a US supplier, designer, and manufacturer of avionics equipment to airlines, governments, commercial and defense aircraft manufacturers, and other avionics ...more

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ATR is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
ATR Aerospace ATR is a French-Italian aircraft manufacturer headquartered on the grounds of Toulouse Blagnac International Airport in Blagnac, France. It was formed in 1981 by Aérospatiale of France ...more

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Aviastroitel is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aviastroitel Aerospace Aviastroitel Ltd. is a manufacturer of sailplanes that was originally based in Penza, Russia. Since 2010, the company has been known as Glider Air Craft Ltd and based in Moscow.

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Aviation Industries of Iran is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aviation Industries of Iran Aerospace

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Aviation Industry Corporation ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Telecommunications, Arms industry, Aerospace Aviation Industry Corporation of China is a Chinese state-owned aerospace and defense company.

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Aviation Technology Group is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aviation Technology Group Aerospace Aviation Technology Group was a developer of the ATG Javelin very light jet. It was founded in June 2000 by George Bye and has since gone out of business.

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Avio is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Avio Aerospace Avio S.p.A. is an Italian company operating in the aerospace sector with its head office in Rivalta di Torino, Turin, Italy. Founded in 1908, it is present in Italy and abroad with different ...more

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Avioane Craiova is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace Avioane Craiova S.A. is an aeronautical company based in Ghercești, near Craiova, Romania.

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BAE Systems is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace, Information security BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security and aerospace company headquartered in London in the United Kingdom and with operations worldwide. It is among the world's largest ...more

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BAE Systems Australia is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace BAE Systems Australia, a subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, is the largest defence contractor in Australia. It was formed by the merger of British Aerospace Australia and GEC-Marconi Systems and ...more

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BAE Systems Electronics, Intel... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Arms industry, Aerospace BAE Systems Electronic Systems is one of three operating groups of BAE Systems Inc., the North American subsidiary of the British global defence contractor BAE Systems Plc.

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BAE Systems Inc. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
BAE Systems Inc. Arms industry, Aerospace BAE Systems Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the British defence and aerospace company BAE Systems plc. As per its Special Security Agreement, BAE Systems Inc. operates as a semi-autonomous ...more

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Ball Aerospace & Technologies is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Aerospace Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. is an American manufacturer of spacecraft, components, and instruments for national defense, civil space and commercial space applications. The company is ...more

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Ballistic Recovery Systems is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Ballistic Recovery Systems Aerospace Ballistic Recovery Systems is a manufacturer of aircraft ballistic parachutes. The company was formed in 1980 by Boris Popov of Saint Paul, Minnesota after he survived a 400-foot fall in a ...more

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Beal Aerospace Technologies, I... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Commercialization of space, Aerospace, Space exploration Beal Aerospace was a launch vehicle development company, founded in February 1997 by Andrew Beal, president of Beal Bank in Dallas, Texas. The goal of the company was to build and operate a ...more

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Bell Helicopter is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Bell Helicopter Aerospace Bell Helicopter is an American rotorcraft manufacturer headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. A division of Textron, Bell manufactures military helicopter and tiltrotor products in and around Fort ...more

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Bendix Aviation is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Bendix Aviation Aerospace The Bendix Aviation Corporation is a manufacturer of aircraft parts. It was started by inventor Vincent Bendix in 1929 as a continuation of his auto parts company. Bendix ranked 17th among ...more

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Bigelow Aerospace is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace, Effect of spaceflight on the human body, Space station Bigelow Aerospace is an American space technology startup company, based in North Las Vegas, Nevada that is pioneering work on expandable space station modules. Bigelow Aerospace was founded by ...more

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Blue Origin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Aerospace Companies
Aerospace, Space tourism (Personal Spaceflight), Aerospace Engineering Blue Origin is an American privately funded aerospace company set up by Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos. The company is developing technologies to enable private human access to space with the ...more