Smart engine systems
We support our customers in making aircraft fly faster, further and greener. Our smart innovative engine systems offer significant improvements in performance and fuel consumption.
A global footprint to support aerospace innovation
GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier.
With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.
At the forefront of advanced aerostructures technology.
Our market leading expertise is focused on fuselages, empennages, nacelles and wing components. We can substantially accelerate and improve design/build- processes and deliver the optimal solution.
Technology leader in smart engine systems.
We are a full systems integration partner for global aircraft engine programs. We support engine manufacturer’s strategies with intelligent, efficient technologies and unmatched expertise.
The global partner in electrical wiring and interconnection systems (EWIS) and transparencies for aircraft. Our systems expertise also includes landing gear, fuel tanks, flotation systems and ice protection solutions.
Aftermarket Services & MRO
We offer a comprehensive aftermarket service to ensure consistent supply of our core aerospace technologies to our customer base. Availability, reliability and a global network ensure that world-class service is always close by.
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GKN Aerospace in the media
"GKN Aerospace (Booth C8942) is here at the NBAA Convention highlighting its aerospace work and key technologies, along with the activities and capabilities of the refocused and newly branded Fokker Techniek completions and refurbishment division."
James Wynbrandt, October 11, 2017
Although U.S. and European commercial aircraft will need ADSB-Out by January 2020, GKN Aerospace estimates that roughly 80% of the widely flown Airbus A320-family jets are still not adequately equipped.
Henry Canaday | Feb 12, 2018
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If an aircraft has to stay on the ground (AOG) for technical reasons, GKN helps in the shortest possible time, contact one of our service centers for AOG support.