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

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AAR Corp is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Aircraft Manufacturing, Aviation, Aerospace Engineering
AAR CORP. is an aviation support company. Founded in 1951, AAR provides a broad range of products and services to the aerospace and government/defense industries, with a nearly even split ...more
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Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxili... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Aviation
Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares is a federal government-owned corporation with its own equity capital and legal identity. It has its headquarters in Mexico City in Venustiano Carranza, Mexico ...more
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Airbus (excl ATR) is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Airbus (excl ATR)
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Air India Limited is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Air India Limited Airline, Aviation
Air India Limited is a company that was formed as National Aviation Company of India Limited by the government of India to oversee the merger of Air India and Indian. The company was renamed as ...more
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Airco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Aviation
The Aircraft Manufacturing Company Limited was a British aircraft manufacturer operating from 1912 to 1920. Airco produced thousands of aircraft for the British military during the First World ...more
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ARINC is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Transportation, Security, Health Care
Aeronautical Radio, Incorporated, established in 1929, is a major provider of transport communications and systems engineering solutions for eight industries: aviation, airports, defense, ...more
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Asia Airfreight Terminal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Asia Airfreight Terminal Logistics, Aviation
Asia Airfreight Terminal is an air cargo terminal based at the Hong Kong International Airport in Chek Lap Kok, New Territories, Hong Kong. AAT has two terminals, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Its ...more
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ATR (Aircraft Manufacturers) is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Aviation Companies
ATR (Aircraft Manufacturers)
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Aviance UK is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Aviance UK Aviation, Outsourcing
Aviance UK was an aircraft ground handling agent, operating at 15 airports in the United Kingdom and many more, as part of its alliance, worldwide. It was a subsidiary of the Go-Ahead Group, a ...more
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BBA Aviation is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
BBA Aviation plc is a British multinational aviation services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. BBA Aviation is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the ...more
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Beijing Capital International ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Beijing Capital International Airport Company Limited Aviation
Beijing Capital International Airport Company Limited or BCIA, majority owned by Beijing Capital Airports Holdings, is engaged in the ownership and operation of the Beijing Capital International ...more
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Beximco is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Beximco Textile, Information technology, Aviation
The Beximco Group is one of Bangladesh's largest and most diversified industrial conglomerates. The group's key businesses include ceramics, pharmaceuticals, textiles, jute, information ...more
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Boeing Company is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Boeing Company
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Bombardier Inc. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Rail transport, Aerospace Engineering
Bombardier Inc. is a Canadian multinational aerospace and transportation company, founded by Joseph-Armand Bombardier as L'Auto-Neige Bombardier Limitée on January 29, 1942, at Valcourt ...more
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Cessna is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Cessna Aerospace, Aviation, Aircraft industry
The Cessna Aircraft Company is an American general aviation aircraft manufacturing corporation headquartered in Wichita, Kansas. Best known for small, piston-powered aircraft, Cessna also ...more
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Cirrus Aircraft is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Aerospace, Aviation
The Cirrus Aircraft Corporation is an aircraft manufacturer that was founded in 1984 by Alan and Dale Klapmeier to produce the VK-30 kit aircraft. The company headquarters is located in Duluth, ...more
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Civil Aeronautics Administrati... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Civil Aeronautics Administration Aviation
The Civil Aeronautics Administration, Ministry of Transportation and Communication is a government agency of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications of the Republic of China which is ...more
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Dan-Air Engineering is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Dan-Air Engineering Aviation
Dan Air Engineering Limited was the maintenance arm of Dan Air Services Limited, one of Britain's foremost wholly privately owned, independent airlines during the 1970s and 80s. Dan-Air ...more
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Dassault Aviation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Dassault Aviation
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Dnata UK is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Dnata UK Aviation, Outsourcing
dnata Ltd, formerly Plane Handling Ltd, is one of the largest independent aircraft ground handling companies in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1987 at Radius Park. The company specialises ...more
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Dominion Group is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Real Estate, Manufacturing, Agriculture
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Embraer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Embraer
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Fiat S.p.A. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Publishing, Aviation, Motor Vehicles and Passenger Car Bodies
Fiat S.p.A., or Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino, was an Italian holding company whose original and core activities were in the automotive industry, and that was succeeded by Fiat Chrysler ...more
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FlightAware is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Aviation Companies
FlightAware Aviation
FlightAware is a global aviation software and data services company. Based in Houston, it is best known for the flightaware.com web site, the first to offer free flight tracking of both private ...more
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FlightSafety International is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Aviation Companies
Aviation, Aerospace Engineering
FlightSafety International is a provider of professional aviation training, simulation equipment and software, operating as a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, who has owned the ...more