1 | Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL)
Corporate office – Bangalore, Karnataka | Establishment – 1940 |
Business – Defence and Aerospace | Website – www.hal-india.com |
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited fully owned by the Government of India is among the premier aerospace companies in Bangalore and ranked 34th in the list of world’s top 100 defence companies. It has 19 production units and 10 R & D centers at 8 locations in India and has produced over 4178 Engines , 3658 Aircraft/Helicopters, Upgraded 272 Aircraft and overhauled over 29775 Engines and 9643 Aircraft.
2 | BrahMos Aerospace Private Ltd.
Corporate office – New Delhi, India | Establishment – 1998 |
Business – Defence and Aerospace | Website – www.brahmos.com |
BrahMos Aerospace Private Ltd. a joint venture between Federal State Unitary Enterprise NPO of Russia and the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) of India is involved in the designing, development and production of BRAHMOS-supersonic cruise missile which is used in various platforms which includes silos, ships, mobile launchers, submarines and aircrafts against sea and land targets.
3 | Bharat Electronics Ltd.
Corporate office – Bangalore, Karnataka | Establishment – 1954 |
Business – Electronics | Website – www.bel-india.com |
Bharat Electronics Ltd. (BEL) founded in 1954 in Bangalore and managed and owned by Government of India and works under the Ministry of Defence is one of the leading aerospace companies in India. BEL manufactures specialized electronics equipments/products for the Indian defence services. Company’s product range includes Naval systems, Radars, Defence Communication, Electronic Warfare, Telecommunication and Broadcasting, Opto Electronics, Electronic Components and Tank Electronics. it is an ISO 9001/2 and ISO 14000 certified company.
4| Electronic Corporation of India Ltd.
Corporate office – Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh | Establishment – 1967 |
Business – Electronics | Website – www.ecil.co.in |
ECIL established in 1967 the Department of Atomic Energy is responsible for the Design, Development, Manufacture and Marketing of several products to cater the needs of Defence, Civil Aviation, Information & Broadcasting, Telecommunications, Insurance, Banking, Police, and Para-Military Forces, Space Education, Oil & Gas, Power Health, Steel, Agriculture and Coal sectors and various departments in the Government domain.
5 | Boeing International Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.
Corporate office – Chicago, United States | Establishment – 1916 |
Business – Defense & Aerospace | Website – www.boeing.co.in |
Among the top aerospace companies in India and the world’s largest aerospace company Boeing is headquartered in Chicago, United States and has a workforce of over 170000+ employees working across world. Company’s product and services portfolio includes satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, commercial and military aircraft, advanced information and communication systems, launch systems & performance-based logistics and training.
6 | Raytheon
Corporate office – Waltham, Massachusetts, US | Establishment – 1922 |
Business – Defense & Aerospace | Website – www.raytheon.com |
Raytheon is a leading manufacturer of military & commercial electronics and weapons. Raytheon established in 1922 and headquartered at Waltham, US is the world’s largest manufacturer of guided missiles. The company has been operating in India for past 60 years. It offers technical support and service to defense sector of India.
7 | Lockheed Martin
Corporate office – Bethesda, Maryland, USA | Establishment – 1995 |
Business – Defense & Aerospace | Website – www.lockheedmartin.com |
Lockheed Martin an American global aerospace and defense company headquartered at Bethesda, Maryland is among the best aerospace companies in India. Lockheed Martin is involved in Aeronautics, Missile and Fire Control, Mission Systems and Training, Space Systems and Information Systems & Global Solutions.
8 | Honeywell Aerospace
Corporate office – Phoenix, Arizona, United States | Establishment – 1936 |
Business – Automation | Website – honeywell.com |
Honeywell is tied up with Hindustan Aeronautics limited and offers dedicated technical aerospace service and support. The company is well known name in automation industry in the world and its offerings includes avionics, communication system, propulsion and mechanical system to airlines, aviation aircrafts and defense aircrafts.
9 | BAE Systems
Corporate office – London, UK | Establishment – 1999 |
Business – Defense and Security | Website – www.baesystems.com |
It is a well known company in Defense and security industry which started India operation 60 years back. The company is a leading supplier of various defense products such as combat ship, CV90, naval gun system, falcon, destroyers etc.
10| GE Aviation
Corporate office – Fairfield, USA | Establishment – 1892 |
Business – Electrical | Website – www.ge.com/in/aviation |
GE is a electrical giant which is rated among the top 10 aerospace companies in India. It is an aircraft engine manufacturer and service provider. Company’s product includes GE 90 and Genx aircraft engines.