Top 10 Aviation Engineering Services Companies - 2019

Aviation is amongst the most high-profile industries in the world, as it facilitates a significant portion of world trade, global investments, tourism, and economic growth making it the epicenter of globalization. Being a capital-intensive business, having actionable insights into the market and a right partner to assist in various processes involved, becomes quintessential, as it will not only help airline companies to boost their revenue generation process but also improve customer experience. This is where aviation engineering services providers come into the picture. They help airline companies gain actionable business insights into things such as supplying aircraft parts and accessories and cater to their needs be it relaying the current market trends and air traffic forecasts or providing the catering service. Additionally, provide consultation to devise a sound strategy that comprehensively maximizes opportunities for airlines.

Aviation requirements are spread across many departments such as fuel suppliers, ground handling services, IT providers, and more. However, to assist the airline companies with these requirements, there are myriad of service providers available in the market. Nevertheless, to choose a partner that understands the business needs and identifies the pain points, followed by effectively formulating the right strategies is often a challenge.

Hence, to assist airline companies in choosing the right partner, the editorial board at CIOReview has selected a handful of most promising aviation engineering services providers after evaluating their technical prowess. We have considered the vendor’s ability in delivering services, keeping in mind the factors like the expertise in the domain, skills, and competencies. This edition sheds light on a few of the promising service providers that are accelerating at a fast pace with their services in the aviation industry.

We present to you CIOReview’s “10 Most Promising Aviation Engineering Services Providers – 2019.”

Top Aviation Engineering Services Companies

Top Aviation Engineering Services Companies

AAR is the premier supplier of products and services to the worldwide aviation industry and most diverse aviation aftermarket support companies.The company trades aircraft parts and whole planes, overhauls engines and airframes, and manufactures certain components, with maintenance facilities in New York, London, The Netherlands, Oklahoma, Connecticut, and Miami. AAR delivers world-class aviation solutions to government and commercial customers in over 100 countries across the globe. With over half a century’s industry experience and expertise, the company’s team always strives to deliver the best and innovative technical operational solutions to enhance the efficiency and competitiveness of the customers

Since its founding in 1981, Flight Research continues to be very active in the flight test & aviation training. The company operates a fleet of more than 35 aircraft ranging from supersonic fighters to single and twin turbo aircraft, piston engine aircraft and helicopters. Flight Research's business focus is in three separate but interrelated areas: Advanced Flight Training; Flight Test; and Defense Contractor Services. Flight Research provides upset training in all types of aircraft, spaceflight training for industry professionals and tourists, and custom training on request. The company also offers airframe testing, UAS testing, and component testing to its clients

Precision Aircraft Solutions is an international leader in aircraft modification, based in Beaverton, OR. The company has earned their stripes as Precision Conversions, converting the Boeing 757-200 passenger aircraft to freighter and combi configurations for the likes of SF Airlines, DHL, Air China Cargo, and ATI. Today Precision offers more resources to leverage assets and raise returns. Not only does the company find and purchase aircraft, but they also engineer, integrate, design, certify, and support every repair, change, and innovation desired. From structures to systems, kitting to conversions, inside the plane or out—if it can be done, Precision Aircraft Solutionscan do it

Xtreme Aviation provides full heavy maintenance MRO, engine services, and CFM56-3 and RB211 testing platforms. With regard to the heavy maintenance offering, the company provides a range of services from A to C checks, engine and landing gear swings, to modifications and interior reconfiguration. Xtreme Aviation also provides specialized borescope inspections for aircraft engines along with a plethora of other examinations to ensure safety and efficiency. And the company performs final checks of every serviced engine at its testing platforms located at the Miami-Opa Locka executive airport, which consists of a Boeing 737-300 aircraft with a CFM56-3 engine and the 757 variant with RB211 engines.

AeroKool Aviation

AeroKool Aviation

AeroKool Aviation is a global leader in the MRO sector that provides aircraft pneumatic heat transfer valves, repair & overhaul of airframe environmental control systems, pumps and environmental control units (ECU) for military, commercial, regional, business, transport, and rotorcraft. Founded in 1959, the company has earned a global reputation for providing best-in-class repair quality, competitive pricing and dependable turnaround times. It specializes in cooling turbines, air cycle machines, valves, fuel heaters, pre-coolers, lube oil scavenge pumps, heat exchangers, oil coolers, and fuel boost pumps, among others. The company is headquartered in Hialeah, Florida

Chromalloy

Chromalloy

Chromalloy was founded in 1951 and has emerged as a leading provider of innovative programs to reduce operating and manufacturing expenses, substantially expanding the life of gas turbine engines. The company focuses primarily on quality and innovation and is located in 11 countries across the world. Chromalloy is the largest provider of advanced coatings and authorized repairs and parts for gas turbine engines. The company is led by over 4,000 highly-skilled people who provide services in Commercial Aviation, including military, energy, aero-derivative and business & general aviation.

GA Telesis

GA Telesis

Having emerged as the world’s largest commercial aerospace firms, GA Telesis provides high-quality engines, components, maintenance, aircraft, and solution-based services. The company comprises of multiple integrated business units to maximize the value of commercial aircraft and engines throughout their operative years. Moreover, the company has a strategically positioned distribution and maintenance facility executed by a team of experts with extensive industry and relationships experience. GA Telesis also can acquire, invest, co-invest in aerospace-related assets and companies. The company is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

McLarens Aviation

McLarens Aviation

McLarens Aviation is a global leader in the aviation industry that provides claims, liability, legal and risk asset management services to clients. Handling over 3,500 assignments a year, the company commits to providing unparalleled service to the global insurance and aviation industries. The company has offices across the world and equipped with a team of skilled experts enabling it to quickly respond to the needs of clients in all areas of the aviation industry and providing them best-in-class solutions. The company is headquartered in the London Heathrow Airport.

MRO Holdings

MRO Holdings

Founded in 1999, MRO Holdings has grown as a leading aviation services provider catering to the leading airlines in the US, rendering solutions for maintenance, repair, and overhaul works. The company best-in-class solutions and creates valued partnerships with clients. It has a wide international reach, market experience and a highly-skilled team of employees. MRO Holdings is the parent company of two of the largest MRO stations in North and Latin America - Aeroman, and Flightstar Aircraft Services. The company has its operations in El Salvador and Mexico.

TurbineAero

TurbineAero

Founded in 2017, TurbineAero is a leading provider of independent aerospace component, repair, maintenance and overhaul service that focuses primarily on APUs and similar products. The company is led by a highly motivated workforce and has offices in the U.S.A and Thailand. The company’s team of engineers and technicians ensure every APU receives the necessary attention to detail and quality as APUs delivered from the factory. TurbineAero has serviced thousands of APUs since its inception. The company is headquartered in Chandler, Arizona.