5,600 aerospace employees
  • 4,000 MRO
  • 900 manufacturing
  • 600 services
  • 100 space activities
160 aerospace companies

Ireland-based aviation leasing companies manage ~3,400 aircraft worth almost $94 billion

Strengths
  • Restoration of aircraft engines, components
  • Manufacturing, services for MRO
  • Precision engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Software development
  • Advanced materials
  • Electronics
$4.6 billion economic impact
  • $2.1 billion directly from aviation
  • $1.5 billion through the supply chain
  • $1.0 billion from associated aviation spending

Sources: www.dttas.ie; www.awex.be