AAR is a leading provider of aviation services to the worldwide commercial aerospace and government/defense industries

Welcome to a career
at AAR Airlift Group

Steve Harrison, President, AAR Airlift Group


“For over 60 years, AAR has delivered excellence to the aviation industry. The mission of the State Department INL/A program is at the heart of what we do every day: flying, maintaining, and sustaining aircraft in support of American interests worldwide. AAR has been a service oriented organization our entire history, and we understand that it’s our people who truly make the difference. I hope you’ll join us on this exciting program.”

Steve Harrison, President
AAR Airlift Group


AAR Named a 2015 Most Valuable Employer
for Military by CivilianJobs.com

About AAR

AAR is a leading provider of aviation services to the worldwide commercial aerospace and government/ defense industries. 

AAR combines a close-to-the-customer business model with a broad menu of capabilities to help customers operate more efficiently, lower costs and maintain high levels of quality, safety and service. AAR is a financially stable, dedicated partner with an enduring commitment to innovation, execution, continuous improvement and customer value.

Our Mission

To be the best at designing and delivering technical, operational and financial solutions to enhance the efficiency and competitiveness of our commercial aviation and government customers.

Doing it Right: Values

Right is not always easy. Right is not always patient. Right can be brave, demanding and even unique. So it was when women won the right to vote, when FedEx introduced next-day delivery or when Amazon reinvented the supply chain. Right is about setting a direction, believing in what you are doing and doing it well.


AAR Chosen As One of Forbes’ ‘100 Most Trustworthy Companies In America’

AAR Benefits

AAR offers competitive compensation packages and comprehensive benefits which may include::

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life, Critical Illness, Accident, AD&D and Disability
  • 401(k) Matching Program

Frequently Asked Questions

Will the incumbent workforce be replaced?

We recognize the value of the skilled and experienced workforce who have dedicated their efforts to the success of the INL/A mission. We hope to retain this group of professionals.

Will I be able to maintain my current position?

You will be able to apply for your current position by applying for that position online through our Taleo (Recruiting) system.

Will I be able apply for any position under the new contract?

Yes. You may apply for any position that you are qualified for and meet the requirements outlined in the job postings. Please note that you will have to apply for each position you may be interested in independently.

Will my work/ rotation schedule change?

Schedules will be based on DoS guidance and mission requirements.

Will my benefits be affected?

You will receive a comprehensive benefits package that may include health care (medical, dental and vision), other insurance (life, critical illness, accident, accidental death and dismemberment, and disability) and a 401(k) with matching contributions.