I.A. Allen Industrial Sales was incorporated in 1955, renamed Allen Aircraft Radio in 1962 and became AAR CORP. in 1969. AAR is headquartered in Wood Dale, Illinois, a Chicago suburb near O'Hare International Airport and employs approximately 6,000 people in more than 20 countries around the world.
AAR supports commercial aviation and government customers through two operating segments: aviation services and expeditionary services. AAR’s Aviation Services include inventory management; parts supply; OEM parts distribution; aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul; engineering services and component repair. AAR’s Expeditionary Services include mobility systems and command and control centers in support of military and humanitarian missions.
AAR seamlessly provides services through a network of facilities that bundles landing gear, technical and engineering capabilities into one. Backed by world-class processes and systems as well as a combined track record of safety, performance and diverse services. AAR is able to lower costs while fully maximizing aircraft availability. With facilities located throughout the U.S and Canada, AAR is the largest independent MRO provider in North America and ranks among the top three in the world. As one of the leading international suppliers of aircraft and engine parts, AAR helps to further improve costs and reduce turn times with integrated global parts and supply chain solutions.
AAR is the largest independent MRO provider in North America, serving a global customer base. They provide major maintenance inspections, modifications, upgrades, refurbishments and painting for a diverse range of aircraft OEM platforms, including Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer. They operate 2 million square feet of hangar space, and our global team of AMTs is ready to help you keep your fleet flying safely and generating revenue.
AAR Landing Gear Services repairs and overhauls landing gear and actuators for 43 different types and subtypes of commercial and military aircraft, including Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer platforms. Our 128,000-square-foot facility houses all the machinery, electroplating equipment, systems and personnel needed to perform the entire job under one roof. In addition, AAR offers a complete range of aircraft wheel and brake services, including repair, rebuilding and inspection for all major aircraft types.
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