Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems
Business Category: Major Employers
Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems headquarters location at the Goodyear Airdock in Akron, Ohio
Since January 2008, Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems has been the trade name of Aircraft Braking Systems Corporation (ABSC) and Dunlop Aerospace Braking Systems (DABS), the two Meggitt businesses supplying aircraft wheels and brakes. Meggitt is one of the leading aircraft wheels and brakes suppliers in the world, and has facilities on both sides of the Atlantic, as well as in Europe and Asia. Its American headquarters is located in Akron.
Meggitt provides aircraft braking systems to a diverse group of customers, which include, but are not limited to, airline operators, aircraft constructors, private aircraft owners and charter operators, governments and military operations, distributors and repair stations. Over 160 aircraft platforms use Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems' wheels and brakes, and approximately 34,000 aircraft take off and land with Meggitt wheels and brakes.