May 3, 2011 Comments Off on GE Aviation
GE Aviation is the world’s leading producer of commercial and military jet engines and components as well as integrated digital, electric power, and mechanical systems for aircraft. They also supply aircraft-derived engines for marine applications and provide aviation services, and have a global service network to support these offerings. GE – Aviation’s technological excellence, supported by continuing substantial investments in research and development, has been the foundation of growth, and helps to ensure quality products for customers.
From the turbosupercharger to the world’s most powerful commercial jet engine, GE’s history of powering the world’s aircraft features more than 90 years of innovation.
GE Aviation consists of a broad range of business units with their own management team.
GE Aviation Materials LP is a leading provider of aircraft, turbine engines and spare parts for engines manufactured by GE, CFM, Honeywell, IAE, Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce.
GE Engine Leasing (GEEL) is a joint venture between GE Engine Services and GE Capital Aviation Services. GEEL is the leading global provider of aircraft engine solutions offering a full range of operational and financial solutions.
Middle River Aircraft Systems (MRAS) has been designing, building and servicing the world’s best aircraft for seventy years. Today, MRAS is dedicated to meeting the aircraft industry’s specialized needs.
Unison Industries, a wholly owned subsidiary within GE Aviation, is a world leader in the design, manufacture and integration of electrical and mechanical components and systems for aircraft engines and airframes. Major product lines include turbine and piston engine ignition systems, electric power generation systems, wiring systems, sensors and switches, and metal tubes, ducts, and manifolds. Unison serves both original equipment manufacturers and aftermarket customers in the general, commercial and defense aviation markets.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, GE Aviation has more than 39,000 employees and operates in more than 50 locations worldwide.