A culture of innovation

GKN Aerospace is the original innovator, with more than 260 years of industrial heritage and a century as aviation pioneers.

Today, our outstanding customer relationships enable us to accelerate new technology development. We collaborate and act as a trusted partner in everything we do. And we look beyond immediate market requirements, as we push the boundaries to shape a sustainable future for the aerospace industry.

Sustainable technology for today and tomorrow

We aim to deliver the best technology today and develop the innovative technologies of tomorrow. Our ambition is to be the most trusted and sustainable partner in the sky​.

Delivering a net-zero emission future

GKN Aerospace technology has already enabled the dawn of electric flight. Every day, we innovate to support a new generation of zero-emissions aircraft in order for the industry to achieve net-zero by 2050.

Innovation in numbers

Committed to Investment In sustainable Technology in 2021
of todays aircraft have GKN Aerospace advanced technology on board
Global Technology Centres in UK, Sweden, the Netherlands and US
of aerospace R&D projects led by GKN Aerospace


Global Technology Centres

In our Global Technology Centres we are significantly investing for the future, collaborating with innovative ecosystem partners and leveraging governmental innovation support to deliver the next generation of zero emissions technology into aerospace markets.


GKN Aerospace is the leading global tier one aerospace supplier for the majority of the world’s aircraft manufacturers. From lightweight aerostructures to smart engine systems, from wiring systems to landing gear, and from ice protection systems to transparencies, GKN Aerospace is the original aerospace innovator. We make aircraft fly further, faster and greener.

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Working at GKN Aerospace means you are joining a global company that is putting environmental sustainability at the heart of its business.Together, we can do amazing things.


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