View the 2016 year-end general aviation aircraft shipment report by clicking here. You may also view the 2016 Statistical Databook and 2017 Industry Outlook online.
The quarterly shipment data press release schedule for 2017 is:
First Quarter: May 11 Published | Report 0512
Second Quarter: August 4
Third Quarter: November 10
Year-End: TBD 2018
Historical aircraft shipment reports:
Contact GAMA (Jens Hennig) to access historical shipment reports from 1947 through 1999.
|Aircraft Shipments – Comparison of 2015 and 2016|
|AIRPLANE SHIPMENTS||2015||2016||% CHANGE|
|TOTAL AIRPLANE SHIPMENTS||2,331||2,241||-3.9%|
|TOTAL AIRPLANE BILLINGS||$24.1B||20.7B||-14.1%|
|ROTORCRAFT SHIPMENTS||2015||2016||% CHANGE|
|TOTAL ROTORCRAFT SHIPMENTS||1,090||917||-15.9%|
|TOTAL ROTORCRAFT BILLINGS||$5.3B||$4.1B||-22.7%|
* AVIC General was added to the report in 2016. The 2016 piston and turboprop airplane data includes shipments from AVIC General in the report. For purposes of comparison in the above table, the AVIC General data is not included.
** The rotorcraft turbine data was updated on March 15, 2017 to include Leonardo Helicopter Q4 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.