Israel's Commercial Aviation Innovation Hub
HANGAR is the startup's innovation lab of Aviation Group, the commercial aviation arm of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). Estimated at 4 billion USD, IAI is Israel's prime aerospace and aviation corporate. Soon to enter its seventh decade, IAI produces aerial and space systems for both military and commercial use and employs over 15,000 people.
Aviation Group provides Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) services for commercial aircraft's, engines and parts and specializes in Passenger to Freight Aircraft Conversion (P2F), upgrades and development projects. Aviation Group, via Bedek, was responsible for 80% of the global Boeing aircraft conversions worldwide in 2017, while its Business Jets Division produces the G280 of Gulfstream family of business jets.
Established in 2017, HANGAR is dedicated to the development and implementation of innovative technologies in the commercial aviation industry. Dictated by Aviation Group’s lines of business, HANGAR focuses on MRO, connected-cargo, supply chain and P2F technologies.