Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Aircraft, Engine and Parts Manufacturing industry has had its ups and downs over the five years to 2014. During the recession, industry revenue fell as collapsing demand for air travel led to fewer purchases of industry products from airliners. However, persistent demand for military-related products helped reduce the depth of this decline. In addition, as the economy recovered, demand for air travel increased while emerging economies boosted exports. In the five years to 2019, the industry will continue to reach new altitudes alongside strong commercial demand, but declining military spending will temper growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Aircraft manufacturing dominates the industry, accounting for an estimated 58.9% of industry revenue. The segment broadly includes civilian and military aircraft as well as modifications to completed aircraft. Civilian aircraft include large commercial aircraft (LCA), medium or regional aircraft, business jets, helicopters and ultra-light aircraft. The LCA market (led by Boeing) includes freighters that are built for logistic air transport. LCA manufacturers supply to nearly all of the commercial passenger airlines and freight and logistics companies that provide air transportation.
In addition, aircraft manufacturers are contracted to undertake military aircraft manufacturing for governments. Military aircraft can include fixed or non-fixed wing aircraft... purchase to read more