AAR is a global aerospace and defense contractor. Based in Wood Dale, Illinois, AAR is one of the leading providers of aircraft maintenance and repair, supply chain and logistics management, technology infrastructure and remote airlift services in the world. We serve customers through two operating segments: Aviation Services and Expeditionary Services. AAR has an entrepreneurial dynamic culture focused on providing innovative solutions that help customers, operate more efficiently. Using our “close-to-the-customer” business model, we offer a diverse and balanced mixed products and services that include:

  • Aviation Services
  • MRO Services
  • Parts & Supply Chain
  • Expeditionary Services
  • Airlift
  • Mobility

AAR has 60 years of experience helping customers do more with less. 

Company Growth (employees)
Wood Dale, US
Size (employees)
4,600 (est)
AAR was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Wood Dale, US

AAR Office Locations

AAR has an office in Wood Dale
Wood Dale, US (HQ)
1100 N Wood Dale Rd

AAR Financials and Metrics

AAR Financials

AAR's revenue was reported to be $1.7 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

439.2 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2018)

264.1 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2018), %


Net income (Q1, 2018)

10.6 m

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

16.5 m

Market capitalization (08-Dec-2017)

1.4 b

Cash (31-Aug-2017)

15.1 m
AAR's current market capitalization is $1.4 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2 b1.6 b1.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

598.5 m668.5 m

Gross profit

995.8 m994.1 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018


540.7 m474.4 m469.2 m490 m380.1 m377.8 m423.8 m402.8 m404.8 m423.8 m446.7 m439.2 m

Cost of goods sold

163.7 m153.9 m138.8 m146.6 m145.5 m153.5 m162.9 m161.5 m163.8 m160.3 m174.2 m175.1 m

Gross profit

377 m320.5 m330.4 m343.4 m234.6 m224.3 m260.9 m241.3 m241 m263.5 m272.5 m264.1 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


89.2 m54.7 m31.2 m

Accounts Receivable

283.1 m229 m242.7 m251.4 m


495.3 m456 m445.4 m483.1 m

Current Assets

1.1 b954.1 m873.1 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018


98.5 m114.7 m81.8 m92.6 m67 m28.7 m62.8 m50.4 m7.9 m23 m10.1 m15.1 m


463.8 m506.8 m532 m554.8 m451 m478.6 m462.1 m458.1 m450.9 m459.5 m465.6 m473 m

Current Assets

1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.5 b997.3 m996.2 m970.7 m849.4 m901.8 m893.1 m904.7 m


260.7 m262.6 m258 m252.1 m123.6 m123.6 m123.1 m115.2 m115.5 m114.7 m114.6 m115.5 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

56.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

80.4 m

Accounts Receivable

16.7 m(28 m)(16 m)(4 m)


(48 m)(43 m)(26 m)(18.8 m)
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

9.5 m21.6 m35.3 m10.6 m

Accounts Receivable

(41.5 m)(25 m)(24.1 m)9.7 m(29.7 m)(17.8 m)(13.2 m)


532 m554.8 m451 m(22.2 m)(25.5 m)(40.4 m)3 m(6 m)(12 m)10.8 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.1 m)(1.2 m)(11.2 m)(20.6 m)
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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AAR Market Value History

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AAR Online and Social Media Presence

AAR News and Updates

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