IASC


Cluster description


Description of your aviation region
The Shannon region, centred on Shannon Airport, is the heart of the Irish aerospace industry.
Vision/ Missons
IASC’s mission is to grow and develop a globally relevant aerospace cluster which builds on Ireland’s existing aviation heritage and attractive business environment.
Skills
MRO, airfinance and leasing, technical support, component manufacturing and logistics, training.
Year of creation
2013
Region
Midwest region, Ireland
Number of companies
60+
Number of research institutes
3
Numbers of public authorities
2
Number of employees of all aerospace actors
2600
Organizational form
Informal association (no corporate form)
Financing
Overall sponsorship and promotion undertaken by Shannon Group, with individual events sponsored by member companies
Main industry actors

Lufthansa Technic, Atlantic Aviation Group, GECAS, AerCap, IAC/Eirtech

Main research institutes

University of Limerick, Limerick Institute of Technology

Cluster Competence and Strategy


  • MRO, airfinance and leasing, technical support, component manufacturing and logistics, training
  • Networking, overseas promotion, business support, profile raising
  • Now beginning to develop international collaborations

Contact Information Cluster Management


Director / President
Patrick Edmond
 +353 61 712228
 patrick.edmond@shannongroup.ie

Presentation

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