Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Aircrafts utilised by the Airlines

Major manufacturers of civil transport aircraft.

Airbus, Boeing and Tupoloev mainly manufacturer the wide-body and narrow-body jet airliners, while Bombardier and Embraer concentrate on regional airlines . In order to make an aircraft the manufacturers have to source a number of different and unique parts to be able to construct the aircraft. There is a large network of specialized parts suppliers throughout the world that support the requirements of these manufacturers, who sometimes only provide the initial design and final assembly in their own plants.
There are five major manufacturers of civil transport aircraft these include:
  1. Airbus
  2. Boeing
  3. Bombardier
  4. Embraer
  5. Tupoloev
Airbus. Airbus is one of the world's leading aircraft manufacturers fulfilling about half or more of the orders for airliners with more thean 100 seats. Airbus is based in Europe with its headquarters in Toulouse, France and has 12 sites in Europe located in France, Germany, Spain and UK . Airbus also has three subsidiaries in the USA, Japan and China. They employ about 52,000 people from 85 nationalities who speak among them over 20 different languages . Airbus currently have a product line-up of 14 jet aircraft types which range from 100 to 525 seats. There has been more than 9,200 aircraft ordered throughout the world as the Airbus aircraft family is recognised for its comfort, economics and versatility .


Boeing. Boeing is one of the other main aerospace companies and are the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Boeing also design and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems . Boeing is based in USA with its headquarters located in Chicago. They employ more than 158,000 people across the United States and in 70 countries, making them one of the most diverse, talented and innovative workforces anywhere in the world . The main commercial product that Boeing manufacturers are the 737, 747, 767 and 777 families of airplanes and the Boeing Business Jet, with nearly 12,000 commercial jetliners in service worldwide (about 75 percent of the world fleet) .


Bombardier. Bombardier is a global transportation company that is present in over 60 countries on 5 continents. They operate two businesses: Aerospace and Rail Transportation. Bombardier Aerospace is the world's third largest civil aircraft manufacturer and are leaders in the design and manufacture of innovative aviation products and services for the business, regional and amphibious aircraft markets . Their headquarters are in Montréal, Canada and they employ over 32,500 people worldwide . It's high-performance aircraft and services are seen in a number of different markets including: Business aircraft - Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft families; Commercial aircraft - new CSeries program, CRJ Series and Q-Series aircraft families; Amphibious aircraft - Bombardier 415 and Bombardier 415 MP aircraft; Jet travel solutions - Flexjet; Specialized aircraft solutions - Bombardier aircraft modified for special missions; Aircraft services and training - aircraft parts, maintenance, comprehensive training, technical support and publications, and online services.


Embraer. Embraer has become one of the main aircraft manufacturers in the world by focusing on specific market segments with high growth potential in commercial, defense, and executive aviation Embraer is based in São José dos Campos, Brazil and currently employ more than 17,237 people of which 87.7% are based in Brazil Embraer continues to lead the industry with its innovative regional and commercial jet product lines. Since 1996, Embraer has produced and delivered more than 1000 ERJs to more than 37 airlines in 24 countries


Tupolev. Tupolev is a Russian aerospace and defence company, headquartered in Moscow, Russia and is officially known as Public Stock Company (PSC) Tupolev . PSC Tupolev develop, manufacture and overhaul both civil and military aerospace products such as aircraft and weapons systems. They are also actively developing missile and naval aviation technologies, with more than 18,000 Tupolev aircraft produced for the USSR and the Eastern Bloc . Many of the designs that PSC Tupoley have come up with over the years have been dead-ends or experimental aircraft although they also developed a number of production series aircraft which may have runs up to 4,500 as in the Tu-2 . The designs go back to the early piston-powered aircraft; experimental airplanes; Bombers and other military types.


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