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Aircraft Manufacturers (Past & Present)

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

Aircraft Manufacturers (Past & Present)

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

OVERVIEW
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C
D
E
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G
H
I
J
K
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M
N
O
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R
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U
V
W
X
Y
Z
OVERVIEW



Below is a listing of 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 General Dynamics F-16 'Fighting Falcon' is now a Lockheed Martin product though it originated under the General Dynamics brand label. In the same way, the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet is now a Boeing product.




A


Aircraft Armaments, Incorporated (AAI)
United States Flag
Air Tractor
United States Flag
Allgemeine Elektricitats-Gesellschaft (AEG)
German Empire Flag
Industrie Meccaniche Aeronautiche Meridionali (AERFER)
Italian Flag
Aerion Corporation
United States National Flag
Aeritalia
Italian Flag
Aermacchi
Italian Flag
Aero Vodochody
Czech Republic Flag
Aeromarine
United States Flag
Aerospatiale
French Flag
Apparatebau GmbH Oschersleben (AGO) Flugzeugwerke
German Empire Flag
AgustaWestland
Italian Flag
Aichi
Japanese Empire Flag
Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation (AIDC)
Taiwanese National Flag
Airbus (ALL)
French National Flag
Airbus Helicopters
French National Flag
Aircraft Manufacturing Company Limited (AIRCO)
British National Flag
Airspeed Limited
British National Flag
Albatros Flugzeugwerke
German Empire National Flag
Amiot
French National Flag
Ansaldo
Italian National Flag
Antonov
Ukrainian National Flag Soviet National Flag
Arado Flugzeugwerke
German Nazi National Flag
Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft
British National Flag
Arcturus-UAV LLC
United States National Flag
Arsenal de l'Aeronautics
French National Flag
Atlas (Denel)
South African National Flag
Avioane Craiova
Romanian National Flag
AViation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC)
Chinese National Flag
AVICopter (AVIC)
Chinese National Flag
Automobil und Aviatik AG (Aviatik)
German Empire National Flag
Avions Fairey
Belgian National Flag
Avions Ponnier
French National Flag
Avro (A.V. Roe)
British National Flag
Avro Canada
United States National Flag


B


Bachem
Nazi German National Flag
Beardmore
British National Flag
Beech
United States National Flag
Beechcraft
United States National Flag
Bell Aircraft
United States National Flag
Bell Helicopter
United States National Flag
Berezniak-Isayev
Soviet National Flag
Beriev Aircraft Company
Soviet National Flag
Blackburn Aircraft
British National Flag
Bleriot (Louis Bleriot)
French National Flag
Bloch
French National Flag
Blohm & Voss GmbH
Nazi German National Flag
Bluebird Aero Systems
Israeli National Flag
Boeing Company, The
United States National Flag
Boeing-Stearman
United States National Flag
Bombardier, Incorporated
Canadian National Flag French National Flag
Boom Technology
United States National Flag
Boulton Paul
British National Flag
British Aerospace (BAe)
British National Flag
British Aircraft Corporation (BAC)
British National Flag
Breda (Societa Italiana Ernesto Breda)
Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Breguet Aviation (Societe des Ateliers d'Aviation Louis Breguet)
French National Flag
Brewster Aeronautical Corporation
United States National Flag
Bristol Aeroplane Company
British National Flag
Britten-Norman Aircraft
British National Flag
Bucker Flugzeugbau
Nazi German National Flag


C


Canadair
Canadian National Flag
Caproni (Societa de Agostini e Caproni)
Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Cantieri Aeronautici e Navali Triestini (CANT)
Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Changhe Aircraft Industries Corporation (CAIC)
Chinese National Flag
China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC)
Chinese National Flag
Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (CAC)
Australian National Flag
Construcciones Aeronauticas SA (CASA)
French National Flag Spanish National Flag
Caudron (Societe des Avions Caudron)
French National Flag
Cessna Aircraft Company
United States National Flag
Chance Vought
United States National Flag
Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group (AVIC)
Chinese National Flag
Coanda (Henri Coanda)
Romanian National Flag
Consolidated Aircraft
United States National Flag
CONVAIR (CONsolidated Vultee AIRcraft)
United States National Flag
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
United States National Flag
Curtiss-Wright Corporation
United States National Flag


D


Dassault Aviation
French National Flag
Dayton-Wright
United States National Flag
de Havilland Aircraft Company
British National Flag
de Havilland Canada (DHC)
Canadian National Flag
Denel Aviation
South African National Flag
Dewoitine
French National Flag
Deutsche Flugzeug-Werke (DFW)
German Empire National Flag
Diamond Aircraft Industries
Austrian National Flag
Dornier Flugzeugwerke
German National Flag Nazi German National Flag
Douglas Aircraft Company
United States National Flag


E


Elbit Systems
Israeli National Flag
Embraer SA
Brazilian National Flag
EMT Penzberg
German National Flag
ENAER
Chilean National Flag
English Electric Company
British National Flag
Eurocopter Group
French National Flag German National Flag
Eviation Aircraft
Israeli National Flag


F


Fabrica Argentina de Aviones (FAdeA)
Argentine National Flag
Fabrique Militar de Aviones (FMA)
Argentine National Flag
Fairchild Corporation
United States National Flag
Fairchild Republic
United States National Flag
Fairey Aviation Company
British National Flag
Farman Aviation Works
French National Flag
Felixstowe Aircraft
British National Flag
FIAT Aviozone
Italian National Flag Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Fieseler (Gerhard Fieseler Werke)
Nazi German National Flag
Fisher (Fisher Body Division, General Motors Corporation)
United States National Flag
Flettner (Anton Flettner, Flugzeugbau GmbH)
Nazi German National Flag
Focke-Wulf Flugzeugbau A.G.
Nazi German National Flag
Focke-Achelis & Company GmbH
Nazi German National Flag
Fokker Aircraft
Dutch National Flag German Empire National Flag
Folland Aircraft
British National Flag
Ford Motor Company
United States National Flag
Friedrichshafen
German Empire National Flag
Fouga (Air Fouga)
French National Flag


G


General Aircraft
British National Flag
General Atomics
United States National Flag
General Dynamics
United States National Flag
Gloster Aircraft Company
British National Flag
Gotha (Gothaer Waggonfabrik AG)
Nazi German National Flag German Empire National Flag
Goodyear Aircraft
United States National Flag
Granville Brothers Aircraft
United States National Flag
Grigorovich
Soviet Union National Flag
Grumman Aircraft / Grumman Aerospace
United States National Flag
Gulfstream Aerospace
United States National Flag


H


Halberstadt (Halberstadter Flugzeugwerke)
German Empire National Flag
Handley Page Aircraft Company
British National Flag
Hanriot
French National Flag
Hansa-Brandenburg
German Empire National Flag
Harbin Aircraft Mfg Company
Chinese National Flag
Hawker Aircraft
British National Flag
Hawker Siddeley
British National Flag
Heinkel
Nazi German National Flag
Henschel & Son
Nazi German National Flag
Hiller Aircraft Corporation
United States National Flag
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
Indian National Flag
Hongdu Aviation Industry Group
Chinese National Flag
Horten Brothers
Nazi German National Flag
Huff-Daland Aero Corporation
United States National Flag
Hughes Aircraft Company
United States National Flag
Hybrid Air Vehicles
British National Flag


I


Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI)
Israeli National Flag
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)
Israeli National Flag
Indonesian Aerospace (IAe)
Indonesian National Flag
Industria Aeronautica Romana (IAR)
Romanian National Flag
Iran Aircraft Industrial Company (HESA)
Iranian National Flag
Iran Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO)
Iranian National Flag
Irkut
Russian National Flag
Ilyushin Aviation Complex Aircraft
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag


J


Jordan (state facilities)
Jordanian National Flag
Junkers Flugzeug & Motorenwerke AG
Nazi German National Flag German Empire National Flag


K


Kaiser-Fleetwings
United States National Flag
KAMAN Aerospace
United States National Flag
Kamov Helicopters
Soviet National Flag Soviet National Flag
Kawanishi Aircraft Company
Japanese Empire National Flag
Kawasaki Aerospace Company
Japanese Empire National Flag
Kazan Helicopters
Russian National Flag
KB SAT
Russian National Flag
Keystone Aircraft Corporation
Japanese Empire National Flag
Kondor Flugzeugwerke
Japanese Empire National Flag
Koolhoven
Dutch National Flag
Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI)
South Korean National Flag
Kratos Unmanned Systems Division
United States National Flag
Kronstadt Technologies
Modern Russian National Flag
Kyushu Hikoki
Japanese Empire National Flag


L


Lavochkin
Soviet National Flag
LASA Engineering, LTD
Bulgarian National Flag
Lebed
Russian Empire National Flag
Levasseur (Pierre Levasseur)
French National Flag
Leonardo-Finmeccanica
Italian National Flag
LFG Roland
German Empire National Flag
Ling-Temco-Vought (LTV)
United States National Flag
Liore et Olivier
French National Flag
Lippisch
Nazi German National Flag
Lloyd
Austro-Hungarian Empire National Flag
Lockheed Corporation
United States National Flag
Lockheed Martin
United States National Flag
Lohner-Werke
Austro-Hungarian Empire National Flag
LuftVerkehrsGesellschaft (LVG)
German Empire National Flag


M


Macchi
Italian National Flag Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Martin
United States National Flag
Martin-Baker
British National Flag
Martinsyde
British National Flag
McDonnell Aircraft
United States National Flag
McDonnell Douglas
United States National Flag
Messerschmitt
German National Flag Nazi German National Flag
Mikoyan-Gurevich (MiG) OKB
Soviet National Flag
Mikoyan (MiG)
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag
Mil Moscow Helicopter
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag
Miles Aircraft
British National Flag
Mitsubishi
Japanese National Flag Japanese Empire National Flag
Morane-Saulnier
French National Flag
Moskalev
Soviet National Flag
Myasishchev
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag


N


Nakajima
Japanese Empire National Flag
NHIndustries (NHI)
French National Flag German National Flag
Nieuport
French National Flag
NORINCO (China NORth INdustries COrporation)
Chinese National Flag
North American Aviation
United States National Flag
Northrop Corporation
United States National Flag
Northrop Grumman Corporation
United States National Flag


O


Orbital ATK
United States National Flag


P


PANAVIA Aircraft GmbH
British National Flag German National Flag
PANHA (Iran)
Iranian National Flag
Pashinin OKB
Soviet National Flag
Pemberton-Billing
British National Flag
Petlyakov OKB
Soviet National Flag
Piaggio Aero
Italian National Flag Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Piasecki Aircraft Corporation
United States National Flag
Pfalz Flugzeugwerke
German Empire National Flag
Phonix Flugzeug-Werke
Austro-Hungarian National Flag
Pilatus Aircraft
Swiss National Flag
Piper Aircraft, Incorporated
United States National Flag
Polikarpov OKB
Soviet National Flag
Potez
French National Flag
Paristwowe Zaklady Lotnicze (PZL)
Polish National Flag


Q


NONE


R


Raytheon Company
United States National Flag
Reggiane (Officine Meccaniche Reggiane SpA)
Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Renard Brothers
Belgian National Flag
Republic Aviation Corporation
United States National Flag
Rockwell International
United States National Flag
Rostech (Integrated Instrument Corporation)
Russian National Flag
Royal Aircraft Factory (RAF)
British National Flag
Rumpler Flugzeugwerke
German Empire National Flag
Russian Helicopters
Russian National Flag
Ryan Aeronautical
United States National Flag


S


Saab AB / Saab Group
Swedish National Flag
SAGEM Avionics, Incorporated
French National Flag
Salmson
French National Flag
Saunders Roe (SARO)
British National Flag
SATIC
French National Flag
Savoia-Marchetti
Kingdom of Italy National Flag
Scaled Composites
United States National Flag
Schiebel
Austrian National Flag
Schutte-Lanz
German Empire National Flag
SELEX (Leonardo)
Italian National Flag
SEPECAT (Breguet / BAC)
French National Flag British National Flag
Seversky Aircraft
United States National Flag
Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (AVIC)
Chinese National Flag
Shin Meiwa Industries (ShinMaywa)
Japanese National Flag
ShinMaywa (Shin Meiwa Industries)
Japanese National Flag
Short Brothers
British National Flag
Siddeley
British National Flag
Siemens-Schukert
German Empire National Flag
Sikorsky Aircraft
United States National Flag Russian Empire National Flag
SKNL
Polish National Flag
Societe Pour L'Aviation et ses Derives (SPAD)
French National Flag
SOKO
Yugoslavian National Flag
Sopwith Aviation Company
British National Flag
Sovremennye Aviatsionnye Teknologii (KB SAT)
Russian National Flag
Standard Aircraft Corporation
United States National Flag
SteelRock
British National Flag
Sud Aviation
French National Flag
Sud-Ouest (Sud-Est)
French National Flag
Sukhoi OKB / Sukhoi Company
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag
Supermarine Aircraft
British National Flag


T


Tachikawa
Japanese Empire National Flag
Tactical Robotics
Israeli National Flag
Tadiran
Israeli National Flag
Textron
United States Empire National Flag
Turkish Aerospace Industries
Turkish National Flag
Transall
French National Flag German National Flag
Tucker
United States National Flag
Tupolev OKB
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag


U


Ufag
Austro-Hungarian Empire National Flag
United Aircraft Corporation (UAC)
Russian National Flag
Utva
Serbian National Flag Yugoslavia National Flag
UVision Air Ltd
Israeli National Flag


V


Vertol
United States National Flag
Vickers
British National Flag
Voisin
French National Flag
Vought
United States National Flag
VR-Technologies
Russian National Flag
VTI
Yugoslavian National Flag
Vultee Aircraft Company
United States National Flag


W


Waco Aircraft Company
United States National Flag
WB Electronics (WB Group)
Polish National Flag
Westland
Italian National Flag British National Flag
Whitman-Lewis
United States National Flag
Wright
United States National Flag


X


Xian
Chinese National Flag


Y


Yakovlev OKB
Russian National Flag Soviet National Flag
Yokosuka
Japanese Empire National Flag


Z


ZALA Aero Group
Russian National Flag
ZAO ENIX
Russian National Flag
Zeppelin-Staaken
German Empire National Flag
Ziyan UAV
Chinese National Flag
Zunum Aero
Flag of the United States of America
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