AAR Airlift Group is an exceptional team of professionals providing global, world-class expeditionary and conventional aviation solutions to the US Department of Defense, other US and foreign government agencies, and commercial customers.

We operate a diverse fleet of medium and heavy rotary-wing and regional turboprop aircraft. AAR Airlift is a global enterprise with the logistics, personnel, and mission systems necessary to support aviation operations worldwide.

We provide turnkey operations for our customers wherever they are located, providing a rotational base of pilots, crew members, and logistics support personnel with unparalleled levels of experience and professionalism.


Case Study: Falkland Islands Search and Rescue

Task: Commercialize the search & rescue operation in the Falkland Islands by transitioning from UK Military Defense.  
AAR Solution: Airlift leveraged its experience in 3 areas: operating in rugged terrain such as Afghanistan; integrating civil operations into military organizations; and managing overseas staff. Teamed with subcontractors BIH and ARS and identified new rotorcraft platform (AW189) to take advantage of latest technology.
Results: Four-month ramp up of operations included acceptance of 2 customized new production AW189s, training of personnel and deployment of first SAR AW189 in service; Airlift conducted its first rescue operation within days of launch.             airlift-1


AAR Airlift Group Global Headquarters
2301 Commerce Park Drive, NE
Palm Bay, FL 32905

AAR Aircraft Services Hangars
1383 General Aviation Drive
Melbourne, FL 32935

AAR Airlift Group Logistics
Warehouse Headquarters
625 Atlantis Road
Melbourne, FL 32904



Flight Operations

AAR Airlift has over 13 years of experience delivering flight services to customers in remote and austere locations worldwide under an FAA Part 135 Certificate. We are continually expanding our special mission capability offerings.


Maintenance, Modifications, and Engineering Services

From complete overhauls and unscheduled maintenance, to custom modifications and avionics upgrades, AAR Airlift Group delivers the level of service our customers require. We are an FAA Certified Part 145 Repair Station with the capability to perform maintenance services in our hangars or at remote sites worldwide.


Fleet and Capabilities

Our diverse fleet of fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft is designed to deliver excellent performance in challenging environments.


Rotorcraft Services & Parts Sales

AAR Rotorcraft Services provides responsive and unique solutions by leveraging our broad capabilities and deep rotorcraft and supply chain experience.


AAR CORP. is a leading provider of products and services to the aerospace and government / defense industries.

The company has been serving aviation customers since 1951, and today has revenues of over $1.7 billion with more than 4,500 employees in 20 countries. We offer a broad range of capabilities that helps customers operate aircraft more efficiently while maintaining high levels of quality safety and service.

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