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.
Latest news from GKN Aerospace
GKN Aerospace in the media
While the advantages of composites are clear, airframers face major hurdles to adopting them in high-volume production - and all the while, work continues on the metallic alternative.
Source: Flight Daily News
Michael Gublisch | July 19, 2018
UK engineering group says takeover by turnaround specialist will not halt technology push or expansion of international footprint
Source: Flight Daily News
Michael Gublisch | July 16, 2018
With a lengthy battle over its ownership now settled, GKN Aerospace (Chalet G1) arrives at Farnborough with its strategic direction firmly in place. According to the company’s CEO, Hans Büthker, new owner Melrose Industries is “committed to the blueprint” put in place before the takeover went through.
Bernie Baldwin | July 13, 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.