AAR Solutions for Commercial Aviation
AAR is a leading provider of products, services and innovative solutions for commercial passenger airlines, cargo carriers, tier two suppliers and aircraft and engine OEMs. AAR leverages its diverse MRO, engineering, logistics and fabrication capabilities to offer customized, integrated solutions that lower costs, increase asset availability and ensure high levels of quality, safety and service. Services are performed by highly experienced, customer-focused engineers, technicians and experts that leverage world-class training, technologies and techniques. AAR products are designed to meet customers’ exacting specifications and offer lasting performance.
Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul
AAR provides aircraft overhaul and modifications, landing gear services, wheel and brake services and component repair for the world’s major, regional and cargo airlines, as well as for aircraft leasing companies and government/defense agencies. With facilities located throughout the United States, AAR is the second largest independent MRO provider in North America and ranks among the top ten in the world.
AAR offers a full array of component repair, overhaul, exchange and replacement options tailored to meet individual customer requirements and designed to improve efficiency and reduce overall costs. AAR’s expert technicians test, diagnose, repair, overhaul and perform scheduled maintenance on avionics, instruments, pneumatics, hydraulics, electronics, fuel controls and electrical accessories.
AAR offers high-value engineering support services to supplement customers’ internal capabilities. Experienced Designated Engineering Representatives (DERs) and Designated Airworthiness Representatives (DARs) plan and execute a wide range of projects, from engineering new solutions to designing and executing modifications and attaining airworthiness approvals.
Logistics and Parts Supply
AAR provides high-value parts-related services that include supply chain and inventory management, on-site warehouse management, consignment and lease-back programs, repair management, repairs and exchanges, as well as parts provisioning and parts trading. Additionally, AAR maintains one of the industry’s largest and most complete inventories of airframe parts, stocking new and serviceable components for virtually every commercial aircraft type.
AAR is the leading independent supplier of engine components and inventory management services, supplying parts for virtually every commercial powerplant including General Electric, IAE, Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce. AAR provides aircraft engines for sale or lease to lower customers’ operating costs and keep aircraft in service during engine maintenance cycles.
AAR sells and leases aircraft and has an experienced team of professionals that provide start-to-finish guidance in aircraft sourcing, purchasing and remarketing. AAR also offers technical advisory services and innovative financing solutions to assist customers with adjusting their fleet composition to meet changing economic models, route systems and passenger preferences.
Aerostructures & Manufacturing Services
AAR designs and manufactures cargo systems used on commercial cargo and military transport aircraft around the world. AAR holds 95 Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) with the FAA for the A300, A310, A330, B747, B767 and MD-11 commercial aircraft with systems for the B737, B757 and A320 currently in development.
AAR is a single-source provider of composites engineering and manufacturing services to defense, commercial, and business aircraft markets. AAR designs and fabricates advanced interior and exterior composite structures as well as specialized molded components.
AAR performs precision machining, fabrication, welding and engineering for a wide range of high-end sub-systems and components for aircraft and industrial applications. AAR manufactures hundreds of structural components for business jets including aircraft wing fittings, crank assemblies, upper rails and engine mounts.