Avio Aero is a GE Aviation business which designs, manufactures and maintains components and systems for civil and military aviation. Today, the company provides its clients with innovative technological solutions to respond quickly to constant changes demanded by the market: Additive manufacturing, rapid prototyping, but also cells dedicated to streamlined manufacturing of transmissions, turbines and combustion chambers.
Avio Aero has its head office in Italy and major plants in Rivalta di Torino, Pomigliano d’Arco (Naples) and Brindisi. Avio Aero has production sites also in Poland, with more than 4600 employees worldwide (around 4000 of whom are based in Italy).
Continuous and ongoing investment in research and development and an established network of relationships with leading universities and international research centres have allowed Avio Aero to develop technological and manufacturing excellence which is recognised across the globe: an achievement borne out by a range of collaborative partnerships with key operators in the global aviation industry.
The challenge for Avio Aero is to access technologies and develop new architectures to reduce energy consumption, make aircraft engines lighter and providing the best performances possible.