NAICS Code 488190 Other Support Activities for Air Transportation


Transportation and Warehousing


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing specialized services for air transportation (except air traffic control and other airport operations).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Wholesaling fuel at airports: classified in Industry 424720, Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers (except Bulk Stations and Terminals)
  • Providing aircraft janitorial services: classified in Industry 561720, Janitorial Services
  • Providing air traffic control services: classified in U.S. Industry 488111, Air Traffic Control
  • Providing airport operations (except air traffic control): classified in U.S. Industry 488119, Other Airport Operations
  • Providing factory conversion, overhaul, and rebuilding of aircraft: classified in Industry 33641, Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
  • Providing food services to airlines on a contractual arrangement: classified in Industry 722310, Food Service Contractors.

Illustrative Examples

  • Aircraft maintenance and repair services (except factory conversions, overhauls, rebuilding)
  • Aircraft testing services

Industries Included

  • Aircraft ferrying services
  • Aircraft inspection services
  • Aircraft maintenance and repair services (except factory conversion, factory overhaul, factory rebuilding)
  • Aircraft testing services
  • Airport passenger screening security services
  • Fueling aircraft on a contract or fee basis
  • Independent pilot, air (except owner-operators)
  • Inspection services, aircraft
  • Maintenance and repair services, aircraft (except factory conversion, factory overhaul, factory rebuilding)
  • Testing services, aircraft

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Industry Overview

Total Companies:3787

Est. Employment:116557