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Premium AEROTEC GmbH
Revenue€1.5 billion in 2012[1]
Number of employees
Over 6000[2] Edit this on Wikidata
Premium AEROTEC factory in Nordenham
Aerial view of Premium Aerotec in Nordenham (May 2012)

Premium AEROTEC is an aerospace manufacturing business, headquartered in Augsburg in Germany. It is a subsidiary of Airbus.


Premium AEROTEC started as a division of EADS;[3] it was spun off as a wholly owned subsidiary in September 2008.[4]

Aerotec has factories in:

The Varel and Nordenham sites were former Airbus factories; the Augsburg site belonged to EADS Military Air Systems.


Premium AEROTEC is a tier-one supplier to Airbus; it produces metal components for all Airbus airliners[2] and also award-winning titanium parts for the Airbus A400M[8]

Large composite parts are also made:[3]

Other customers are being actively sought;[13] Premium Aerotec is positioning itself as a Tier One supplier.[14]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Premium AEROTEC extends restructuring of the company". Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  2. ^ a b "Premium AEROTEC commences aircraft component production in Romania". EADS. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  3. ^ a b "Premium AEROTEC picks FiberSIM for aerospace design work". Composites World. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  4. ^ "Article: EADS and Airbus spin off three factories". AccessMyLibrary. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  5. ^ "Premium AEROTEC GmbH - Aerostructures for the Future" (PDF). SAE. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  6. ^ "ThyssenKrupp: 10-year contract with EADS subsidiary Premium AEROTEC". ASDNews. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  7. ^ "EADS to expand to Romania". Airline Post. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  8. ^ "Unique titanium component for A400M received an award". Airframer. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  9. ^ "Premium AEROTEC makes first 3/2b Eurofighter fuselage section in Varel". EADS. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  10. ^ "Fuselage". Premium AEROTEC. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  11. ^ "ILA: Aerotec on course to meet A350 XWB targets". Flight Global. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  12. ^ "Biggest A350 XWB carbon fuselage panel manufactured". Airframer. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  13. ^ a b "PARIS AIR SHOW: Composite spin-off targets new customers". Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  14. ^ Flottau, Jens (2009). "New EADS subsidiary Premium Aerotec works to become independent Tier 1 aerospace supplier". AVIATION WEEK AND SPACE TECHNOLOGY.