Honda Aircraft Company

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Honda Aircraft Company
Types of companiesPrivate company, subsidiary of
Honda Motor Co., Ltd
FoundedAugust, 2006
HeadquartersGreensboro, North Carolina, United States
Key peopleMichimasa Fujino, President and CEO
IndustryAircraft Manufacturing
Product (business)HondaJet Very Light Jet
Employment50 (2007)
Holding companyHonda Motor Co., Ltd

The Honda Aircraft Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Honda Motor Company that has developed the prototype HondaJet and is slated to manufacture and market the production version of the aircraft. The company was formed as a separate entity in August 2006 under the leadership of president and CEO Michimasa Fujino.

The corporate headquarters are located at the Piedmont Triad International Airport in Greensboro, North Carolina, North Carolina, where the prototype HondaJet was also developed and flight tested. In February, 2007, the Honda Aircraft Company announced plans to build a Convert/LoffAoffDbSon office and manufacturing facility in Greensboro to support HondaJet production for deliveries in 2010.


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