AAR began as a supplier of war surplus radios and equipment to the emerging commercial airline market in the 1950s. Today, our Aviation Services segment offers one of the largest selections of parts and supply chain services, maintenance, engineering and advanced component repairs in the world. This breadth of capabilities enables us to provide customized solutions that lower costs, increase efficiency and ensure high levels of quality, safety and service for our customers.
Our Aviation Services businesses are staffed by a global team of nearly 2,000 Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMTs) who contribute to the airworthiness of the world’s fleets. Our AMTs are committed to helping customers ensure maximum aircraft availability and keep pace with industry innovations through ongoing technical and regulatory training. AAR’s 1MRO network of 6 facilities in the U.S. currently provides customers with more than 5 million hours of aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services annually.
AAR offers our customers and vendor partners innovative solutions that increase efficiency and decrease costs. Our value-added supply chain services range from simple airframe and engine parts support to complete inventory management programs and can be customized to each customer’s needs. AAR is an aggregator that can provide comprehensive support from a single source, allowing customers to consolidate their vendor base and focus on their core competencies of transporting passengers and cargo.
AAR’s approach to providing Aviation Services is simple: Provide value though a broad menu of capabilities and a world-class work force to help customers reach their goals.