Asia-Pacific has the fastest growing commercial aviation market in the world. Within Asia-Pacific, Singapore is the leading aerospace hub, offering a comprehensive range of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services and advanced manufacturing capabilities. As a one-stop shop for all aerospace needs, Singapore is home to the highest concentration of aerospace companies in Asia. These include many of the world’s leading original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and MRO service providers. These include world-renowned multinational corporations as well as significant Singapore companies that are global players.

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) drives mission-oriented research that advances scientific discovery and technological innovation.

A*STAR undertakes research and development to enhance the aviation industry in Singapore. A*STAR supports Singapore’s vision to be a leading aviation hub through its activities in innovative research and development.

The A*STAR Aerospace Programme is a flagship effort in A*STAR to strengthen and grow the value chain in key segments of the Singapore Aviation Industry through investments in science and engineering. 

The A*STAR Aerospace Programme aims to:

IMPROVE COST EFFICIENCY OF RESEARCH THROUGH COLLABORATIVE PRE-COMPETITIVE RESEARCH
ENABLE MEMBER COMPANIES TO GAIN SYNERGY THROUGH COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH
ENHANCE COMPETITIVENESS OF MEMBERS AND SINGAPORE'S AVIATION INDUSTRY