Aerospace Manufacturer

Aerospace Manufacturer

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. An aerospace manufacturer is a company or individual involved in the various aspects of designing, building, testing, selling, and maintaining aircraft, aircraft parts, missiles, rockets, and/or spacecraft. NASA's AIM (Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere) satellite in clean room Construction of the Harmony Module of the International Space Station. In the European Union, aerospace companies such as EADS, BAE Systems, Thales, Dassault, Saab and Finmeccanica account for a large share of the global aerospace industry and research effort, [citation needed] with the European Space Agency as one of the largest consumers of aerospace technology and product. In Russia, large aerospace companies like Oboronprom and the United Aircraft Building Corporation (encompassing Mikoyan, Sukhoi, Ilyushin, Tupolev, Yakovlev, and Irkut which includes Beriev) are among the major global players in this industry. In the United States, the Department of Defense and NASA are the two biggest consumers of aerospace technology and products. The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the United States reported that the aerospace industry employed 444,000 wage and salary jobs in 2004/.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Aud Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6133998369
  • 9786133998360