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Aerospace and Defense industry: Services overview

The Aerospace and Defense industry is looking to acquire speed, flexibility and precision.

Overview

As deregulation, globalization and military transformation create a new set of industry challenges, Accenture enables Aerospace and Defense companies to address these challenges and improve their performance through our tailored Aerospace and Defense services and solutions.

Why Accenture
Accenture's Aerospace and Defense services and solutions are designed to directly address the challenges that the industry faces now and in the future. Performance-based logistics, availability contracting, low-cost carrier models and long-term commercial Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) contracts are making services an increasingly vital component of a products-dominated industry.

The Aerospace and Defense services of designing, building and running complex, long-term programs at a defined service level is our business.

This DNA, coupled with our deep industry knowledge allows Accenture to help clients not only answer the key questions that they face, but also to implement Aerospace and Defense solutions. As we work with our clients, some specific questions we have helped clients answer are:

  • How do we identify and monitor the risk of a long-term program?

  • Should we manage new services differently to an engineering program?

  • Can we track the as-maintained bill of material for an asset?

  • Are we pricing effectively?

  • How do we centrally and securely manage our data and intellectual property and that of our business partners?

  • Will our organization need to change if services become a greater portion of our business?

  • How do we attract, manage and retain the talent we need to run our business?

  • Can we track the earned value of a program after assets leave the production line?

  • Are we getting the most out of our alliances and vice versa?

  • How do we construct a secure, global supply chain for both manufacturing and after market services?

  • Could shared services add value to our organization and do we need them?

  • Do we have the data management and analytics capabilities we need to achieve our goals?

  • Are we running our business in a sustainable fashion for both our enterprise and the environment?

Specific Services

Accenture has teamed with the world’s top Aerospace and Defense companies for more than three decades to drive profitable results. Our global presence, industry insight, functional acumen, and technological strength can help our Aerospace and Defense clients to continue to reach new heights in the multi-polar world.