Florida Aviation Business Association
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Aircraft Manufacturing Outlook Positive for 2019

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association expressed optimism about the industry’s prospects for 2019 as it announced increased third-quarter 2018 aircraft delivery figures across all aircraft segments. Estimated billings registered a modest decline. The piston rotorcraft delivery number of 220 units headlined the year-to-date figures, and marked a 15.8-percent increase from 2017’s third-quarter figure of 190 units delivered. Turbine rotorcraft shipments accelerated by 8.3 percent, from 471 units delivered to 510. Read More