Structures

Our design-led Structures division offers airframe technology and electrical distribution systems from a global industrial footprint. It has embedded customer positions on all today’s major aircraft, and its superior technology means it is well placed for the next-generation of aircraft across both the civil and defence markets.

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2023 performance

£2.15bn

Revenue

£110m

Profit

5%

Margin

Adjusted operating performance, as per Annual Results 2023.

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Single-aisle

We are a leading Tier One provider of lightweight composite and advanced metallic structures for the world's most successful single-aisle aircraft, including the Airbus A220 and A320 families, and the Boeing 737. Our design-led products include wing structures, fuselages and empennages, as well as electrical wiring interconnection systems. These are making aircraft today more efficient and shaping a more sustainable future of flight.

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Widebody

Our technology and long-term customer partnerships has built a strong position in the widebody market. Today we supply advanced composites and metallic structures to major widebody platforms including the Airbus A330 and A350XWB, and the Boeing 777 and 787 platforms. Combined with our single-aisle positions, this provides a balanced portfolio across the civil market.

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Defence market

Our technology leadership and global footprint provides our defence customers with the advanced structures and wiring systems they need around the world every day. Today our solutions support the most advanced fixed-wing fighters, such as the F-35, as well as leading rotorcraft, such as the Chinook, Apache and NH90.