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Aircraft Manufacturers

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 7/18/2014

Because every aviation company has a story to tell - some just longer and more exciting than others.

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Below is a listing aircraft manufacturers throughout aviation history with links to their respective aircraft products - current as well as historical and future. Some company products will overlap due to buyouts and mergers. For example, the F-16 Fighting Falcon is now a Lockheed Martin product though it originated under the General Dynamics brand label.


A


Aircraft Armaments, Incorporated (A.A.I.)
Allgemeine Elektricitats-Gesellschaft (A.E.G.)
Aeritalia
Aermacchi
Aero Vodochody
Aeromarine
Aerospatiale
Apparatebau GmbH Oschersleben (A.G.O.) Flugzeugwerke
AgustaWestland
Aichi
Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation (A.I.D.C.)
Airbus
Aircraft Manufacturing Company Limited (AIRCO)
Airspeed Limited
Albatros Flugzeugwerke
Amiot
Ansaldo
Antonov
Arado Flugzeugwerke
Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft
Arcturus-UAV LLC
Atlas
Avioane Craiova
Aviatik
Avions Fairey
Avro (A.V. Roe)


B


Bachem
Beardmore
Beech
Beechcraft
Bell Aircraft
Bell Helicopter
Berezniak-Isayev
Beriev Aircraft Company
Blackburn Aircraft
Bleriot (Louis Bleriot)
Blohm & Voss GmbH
Boeing Company, The
Boeing / Sikorsky
Boeing-Stearman
Boulton Paul
British Aerospace (BAe)
British Aircraft Corporation (B.A.C.)
Breda (Societa Italiana Ernesto Breda)
Breguet Aviation (Societe des Ateliers d'Aviation Louis Breguet)
Brewster Aeronautical Corporation
Bristol Aeroplane Company
Britten-Norman Aircraft


C


Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (C.A.C.)
Changhe Aircraft Industries Corporation (C.A.I.C.)
Cantieri Aeronautici e Navali Triestini (C.A.N.T.)
Caproni (Societa de Agostini e Caproni)
Construcciones Aeronauticas S.A. (C.A.S.A.)
Caudron
Cessna
Chance Vought
Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group
Coanda
Consolidated Aircraft
Convair
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
Curtiss-Wright Corporation


D


Dassault Aviation
Dayton-Wright
de Havilland Aircraft Company
de Havilland Canada
Denel Aviation
Dewoitine
Deutsche Flugzeug-Werke (D.F.W.)
Dornier Flugzeugwerke
Douglas Aircraft Company


E


Elbit Systems
Embraer S.A.
EMT Penzberg
English Electric Company
Eurocopter Group
Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH


F


Fabrique Militar de Aviones (F.M.A.)
Fairchild Aviation
Fairchild Republic
Fairey Aviation Company
Farman Aviation Works
Felixstowe Aircraft
Fiat Aviozone

Fiat Aeritalia
Fieseler (Gerhard Fieseler Werke)
Fisher (Fisher Body Division, General Motors Corporation)
Flettner (Anton Flettner, Flugzeugbau GmbH)
Focke-Wulf Flugzeugbau A.G.
Focke-Achelis & Company GmbH
Fokker Aircraft
Folland Aircraft
Fouga (Air Fouga)
Flugzeabau Friedrichshafen GmbH


G


General Aircraft
General Atomics
General Dynamics
Gotha (Gothaer Waggonfabrik A.G.)
Gloster Aircraft Company
Granvillr Brothers Aircraft
Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation / Grumman Aerospace Corporation
Gulfstream Aerospace


H


Halberstadt (Halberstadter Flugzeugwerke)
Handley Page Aircraft Company
Hanriot (Hanriot )
Hansa-Brandenburg
Harbin Aircraft Mfg Company
Hawker
Hawker Siddeley
Heinkel
Henschel & Son
HESA (Iran Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company)
Hiller Aircraft Corporation
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
Hongdu Aviation Industry Group
Horten Brothers
Hughes Aircraft Company


I


Israeli Aerospace Industires (IAI)
Industria Aeronautica Romana (IAR)
Ilyushin Aviation Complex Aircraft


J


Jordan
Junkers Flugzeug & Motorenwerke AG


K


Kaiser-Fleetwings
KAMAN Aerospace
Kamov
Kawanishi Aircraft Company
Kawasaki Aerospace Company
Koolhoven
Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI)
Kyushu Hikoki


L


Lavochkin
Lebed
Liore et Olivier
Lippisch
Lloyd
Lockheed Corporation
Lockheed Martin
Lockheed / Vought
Lohner-Werke
Liore-Nieuport
LuftVerkehrsGesellschaft (LVG)


M


Macchi
Martin
Martinsyde
McDonnell
McDonnell Douglas
Messerschmitt
Mikoyan-Gurevich (MiG)
Mil Moscow Helicopter
Mitsubishi
Morane-Saulnier
Myasishchev


N


Nakajima
Nieuport
North American Aviation
Northrop Corporation
Northrop Grumman Corporation


O


• NONE


P


Panavia
P.A.N.H.A.
Petlyakov
Piasecki Aircraft Corporation
Pfalz
Phonix
Pioneer
Piper Aircraft, Incorporated
Polikarpov
Potez
Paristwowe Zaklady Lotnicze (PZL)


Q


• NONE


R


Raytheon Company
Officine Meccaniche Reggiane SpA
Republic Aviation
Rockwell International
Rockwell / Boeing
Royal Aircraft Factory (RAF)
Rumpler Flugzeugwerke
Ryan Aeronautical


S


Saab AB / Saab Group
SAGEM Avionics, Incorporated.
Salmson
Saunders Roe (SARO)
S.A.T.I.C.
Savoia-Marchetti
Schiebel
SELEX
SEPECAT (Breguat / B.A.C.)
Seversky Aircraft
Shenyang Aircraft Corporation
Short Brothers
Siddeley
Siemens-Schukert
Sikorsky
S.K.N.L.
S.O.K.O.
Sopwith Aviation Company
Societe Pour L'Aviation et ses Derives (S.P.A.D.)
Standard Aircraft Corporation
Sud Aviation
Sud-Ouest
Sukhoi Company
Supermarine Aircraft


T


Tadiran
Turkish Aerospace Industries (T.A.I.)
Transall
Tucker
Tupolev


U


Ufag
Utva


V


Vautour
Vertol
Vickers
Voisin
Vought
V.T.I.
Vultee


W


Waco Aircraft Company
Westland
Whitman-Lewis
Wright


X


Xian


Y


Yakovlev
Yokosuka


Z


Zeppelin-Staaken