Advanced Amphibious Aircraft was defined by Dornier and Alenia 1988; today* participants are these plus HAI (Greece), Per Udsen (Denmark) and SDPR/SOKO (Serbia). * As of 1993
Aero Dynamics Ltd, based in Seattle (USA) area, is subsidiary of North American Aero Dynamics of Vancouver (Canada). Produces Sparrow Hawk 2-seater in kit form.
MoU covering joint merger of helicopter divisions signed by Finmeccanica and GKN on 16 April 1998; heads of agreement 18 March 1999; details finalised (subject to regulatory approval) and name…
AIRBUS SAS (an EADS joint company with BAE Systems) Airbus Industrie set up 18 December 1970 as Groupement d'lnteret Economique (GIE: a company which makes no profits or losses in…
AIRCRAFT TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRIES Airtech was formed by CASA (now part of EADS) and IPTN (now known as Dirgantara) to devepop the CN-235 twin-turboprop transport; design and production was shared equally.…
AIRBUS MILITARY SAS Airbus Military was legally established in January 1999 as a 'Société par Actions Simplifiées' as the prospective manufacturer of the Airbus A400M, formerly known as the Future…
AMX INTERNATIONAL AMX production for the Italian and Brazilian air forces is now complete, but an order from Venezuela has still to be fulfilled. PARTICIPATING COMPANIES: Alenia (Italy) Aermacchi (Italy)…
AVIONS DE TRANSPORT REGIONAL INTEGRATED First Aerospatiale/Aeritalia (later Alenia) agreement July 1980; ATR programme started 4 November 1981; Groupement d'Intéret Economique (50:50 joint management company) formally established 5 February 1982…
BELL/AGUSTA AEROSPACE COMPANY Bell and Agusta announced on 8 September 1998 that they had agreed to establish a joint venture to manage development of two new aircraft: the BA609 tiltrotor,…
Original McDonnell Douglas Corporation (MDC) and Hawker Siddeley companies initially associated in 1969 through US procurement of BAe Harrier; relationship developed with US Navy selection of BAE Systems Hawk; both…
Daewoo-Sikorsky Aerospace Ltd formed 1988 to produce S-76 and H-76 at new plant at Chang-Won.
EUROPEAN AERONAUTIC, DEFENCE AND SPACE COMPANY NV Decision to merge Aerospatiale Matra of France and DASA of Germany was announced on 14 October 1999; previously mooted amalgamation of Spain's CASA…
EH INDUSTRIES LIMITED (Subsidiary of AgustaWestland) EH Industries formed June 1980 by Westland helicopters and Agusta (50 per cent each), to undertake joint development of new anti-submarine warfare helicopter for…
Helicopter divisions of Aérospatiale and MBB (now DASA) formed Eurocopter SA 16 January 1992 as holding company, HQ La Courneuve, Paris. Manufacturing arms are Eurocopter France, HQ Marignane, Marseilles, and…
EUROCOPTER JAGDFLUGZEUG GmbH Eurofighter GmbH formed to manage EFA (European Fighter Aircraft) programme June 1986, followed shortly after by Eurojet Turbo GmbH to manage engine programme. Eurofighter GmbH is owned…
Agreement signed in Moscow 29 September 1994 between Eurocopter, Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, Kazan Helicopter Plant (KVZ) and Klimov Corporation to form equal share joint venture company, operating under Russian…
EUROPEAN TILTROTOR PROGRAMME Beginning in 1987, the European Commission sponsored feasibility and definition studies for a tiltrotor transport, then known as EuroFAR. It was hoped by Eurocopter that this ground-work…
IBIS AEROSPACE LTD Ibis Aerospace Ltd is a 50-50 joint venture company created by an agreement of 15 March 1997 under which Aero Vodochody and AIDC are co-developing and producing…
Agreement announced between these three companies in June 2001 for joint design, development and co-production of a multirole military and civil transport, based on Ilyushin Il-214. It will be funded…
Under contract to Murrayair of Hawaii, Air New Zealand built prototype Murrayair MA-1 ag-biplane based on Stearman 75 (27 July 1969). Subsequently marketed briefly by Murrayair.
NH INDUSTRIES sarl NH Industries established August 1992 to manage design and development of NH90 and is also responsible for production, logistic support, marketing and sales; in October 1995 workshares…
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