Jet Aviation

Switzerland Brand: CATIA
Industry: Aerospace & Defense
Sub Industry: Aerospace Industry Suppliers

Jet Aviation, an affiliate of General Dynamics, is a leading provider in business aviation. A staff of some 5100 is stationed worldwide at 24 airports in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, North and South America offering service in and around business aviation.

The Challenge

Jet Aviation is an international service provider in the business aviation sector, and aims to handle and document its complex customer assignments faster and more efficiently.

Dassault Systèmes Response

About 200 engineers responsible for mechanical aspects of new projects will work exclusively with CATIA and ENOVIA SmarTeam.


High-grade 3D CAD data are re-used within the process chain: 3D examination of the design envelope allows early recognition of collisions in the process. The CATIA model can now also be used direct through stress analysis and to document results in 3D. Jet Aviation is thus able to make considerable savings.