Airplanes
73.9k readers

List of Aviation Companies

Updated June 8, 2017 73.9k views60 items

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.

Fiat and Dominion Group are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest aviation companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful aviation companies?"
...more
Ranker may collect a commission from links on this page.
  • 1
    AAR Corp

    AAR Corp

    Aircraft Manufacturing, Aviation
    AAR CORP. is an aviation support company. Founded in 1951, AAR provides a broad range of... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares
    Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares is a federal government-owned corporation with its own... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Airbus (excl ATR)

    Airbus (excl ATR)

  • 4

    Air India Limited

    Airline, Aviation
    Air India Limited is a company that was formed as National Aviation Company of India Limited... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Airco

    Airco

    Aviation
    The Aircraft Manufacturing Company Limited was a British aircraft manufacturer operating from... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    ARINC

    ARINC

    Transportation, Security
    Aeronautical Radio, Incorporated, established in 1929, is a major provider of transport... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Asia Airfreight Terminal

    Asia Airfreight Terminal

    Logistics, Aviation
    Asia Airfreight Terminal is an air cargo terminal based at the Hong Kong International Airport... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    ATR (Aircraft Manufacturers)

    ATR (Aircraft Manufacturers)

  • 9

    Aviance UK

    Aviation, Outsourcing
    Aviance UK was an aircraft ground handling agent, operating at 15 airports in the United... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    BBA Aviation

    BBA Aviation

    Professional, Scientific
    BBA Aviation plc is a British multinational aviation services company headquartered in London,... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Beijing Capital International Airport Company Limited

    Beijing Capital International Airport Company Limited

    Aviation
    Beijing Capital International Airport Company Limited or BCIA, majority owned by Beijing... more on Wikipedia
  • 12

    Beximco

    Textile, Information technology
    The Beximco Group is one of Bangladesh's largest and most diversified industrial... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Boeing Company

    Boeing Company

  • 14
    Bombardier Inc.

    Bombardier Inc.

    Rail transport, Aerospace Engineering
    Bombardier Inc. is a Canadian multinational aerospace and transportation company, founded by... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Cessna

    Cessna

    Aerospace, Aviation
    The Cessna Aircraft Company is an American general aviation aircraft manufacturing corporation... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Cirrus Aircraft

    Cirrus Aircraft

    Aerospace, Aviation
    The Cirrus Aircraft Corporation is an aircraft manufacturer that was founded in 1984 by Alan... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Civil Aeronautics Administration

    Civil Aeronautics Administration

    Aviation
    The Civil Aeronautics Administration, Ministry of Transportation and Communication is a... more on Wikipedia
  • 18

    Dan-Air Engineering

    Aviation
    Dan Air Engineering Limited was the maintenance arm of Dan Air Services Limited, one of... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Dassault Aviation

    Dassault Aviation

  • 20
    Dnata UK

    Dnata UK

    Aviation, Outsourcing
    dnata Ltd, formerly Plane Handling Ltd, is one of the largest independent aircraft ground... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Dominion Group

    Dominion Group

    Real Estate, Manufacturing
  • 22
    Embraer

    Embraer

  • 23
    Fiat S.p.A.

    Fiat S.p.A.

    Publishing, Aviation
    Fiat S.p.A., or Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino, was an Italian holding company whose... more on Wikipedia

    More Fiat S.p.A. 

    #75 of 90 The Best Car Manufacturers Of All Time, Ranked#25 of 49 The Best Italian Brands

  • 24
    FlightAware

    FlightAware

    Aviation
    FlightAware is a global aviation software and data services company. Based in Houston, it is... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    FlightSafety International

    FlightSafety International

    Aviation, Aerospace Engineering
    FlightSafety International is a provider of professional aviation training, simulation... more on Wikipedia