Facts and figures about the current situation of the Austrian Aeronautics (Supply) Industry Sector
The Austrian Aeronautics/Supply/Industry has grown rapidly since the 1980s, boosting its annual turnover from 30 Mio. € in 1988 to 791 Mio. € in 2008 – all that with an export share of almost 100%. Therefore the total sales increased by an average of 20% per year during the years before 2008. During the same period, the total number of employees increased by an average of 10% per year.
Nowadays, many Austrian companies are well established in the international aeronautics industry and its supply chains, most of them as specialised niche experts. So the ambitious mid-term goals of the Austrian Aeronautics/Supply/Industry are still kept up!