Major manufacturers of civil & general aviation aircraft!
Airbus, Boeing and Tupoloev mainly manufacturer the wide-body and narrow-body jet airliners, while Bombardier and Embraer concentrate on regional airlines (200911). In order to make an aircraft the manufacturers have to source a number of different and unique parts to be able to construct the aircraft. There is a large network of specialized parts suppliers throughout the world that support the requirements of these manufacturers, who sometimes only provide the initial design and final assembly in their own plants (200911).

There are five major manufacturers of civil transport aircraft these include:

  1. Airbus
  2. Boeing
  3. Bombardier
  4. Embraer
  5. Tupoloev