Mahindra Aerospace led the Mahindra Group’s foray into utility aircraft and Aerostructures manufacturing. Its utility aircraft business, based in Australia, currently produces the Airvan 8, the most capable, rugged and versatile utility aircraft in its class. Certified in 38 countries, over 200 are in service. Mahindra Aerospace is currently developing a 10-seat turboprop, the Airvan 10, which is on schedule for certification in 2015.
The Aerostructures business of Mahindra Aerospace, located in India, operates a modern 25,000 sq. m facility that offers global OEMs and Tier 1s a suite of capabilities to produce metallic parts and assemblies. Since its inauguration in 2013, the facility has obtained AS9100 Rev C and NADCAP certifications and approvals from major OEMs for surface treatment and heat treatment. It is now delivering quality components to its customers and partnering with global majors on high-growth programs.