View the 2020 year-end general aviation aircraft shipment press release and report by clicking here. The 2020 results were presented at a press conference on February 24 at 11am (Eastern) | 17:00 (Central Europe). The event can be viewed on GAMA’s YouTube Channel after the event.
The 2020 annual update of shipment and billings aircraft billings data as well as updates to other GA industry data is now available in Excel on GAMA’s website by clicking HERE.
The preliminary quarterly shipment data publication schedule for 2021 is:
Aircraft shipment reports for 2000-2020:
Contact GAMA (Jens Hennig) to access aircraft shipment data in Excel from 1947 through 2020, including specific reports through 1999 not available in the above table.
|Aircraft Shipments: Comparison of Last Two Full Years|
|AIRPLANE SHIPMENTS||2019||2020||% CHANGE|
|Piston Airplanes (*)||1,324||1,321||-0.2%|
|TOTAL AIRPLANE SHIPMENTS (*)||2,658||2,408||-9.4%|
|TOTAL AIRPLANE BILLINGS||$23.5B||$20.0B||-14.8%|
|HELICOPTERS SHIPMENTS||2019||2020||% CHANGE|
|Turbine Helicopters (*)||698||567||-18.8%|
|TOTAL HELICOPTER SHIPMENTS (*)||877||709||-19.2%|
|TOTAL HELICOPTER BILLINGS (*)||$3.8B||$3.4B||-11.2%|
(*) The 2020 report and associated table has been updated since original publication with (1) CubCrafters fourth quarter data, (2) Extra Aircraft fourth quarter data, (3) year-end model data for Airbus Helicopters, and (4) Leonardo Helicopters fourth quarter delivery data.
Looking for data about Avionics Sales? The Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) has launched the AEA Avionics Market Report, which provides an overview of the value of new and retrofit avionics sales. The report can be accessed online at AEA Avionics Market Report.