American Chamber of Commerce in India
Apex Chamber of U.S. Industry in India

Aviation Committee

Civil Aviation in India is one of the fastest-growing aviation sectors in the world and aims to become the largest by 2030. The committee discusses the growth and development of the aviation sector in India and addresses opportunities, challenges, and policy framework for private sector participation. The committee meets officials at the Ministry of Civil Aviation and other offices to take up issues on behalf of aviation companies, MROs, and other players in the civil aviation sector. The committee aims to submit position papers and advocacy documents with a focus on policy support and Make in India. The development of tourism and travel has contributed to increased passenger traffic in India and the growing emphasis on regional connectivity, expansion of existing airports and construction of new greenfield airports have driven an upward trend in the Indian Civil Aviation industry. U.S. companies support the Ministry of Civil Aviation’s vision to promote rapid growth of the sector, improve the ease of doing business, advance regional connectivity, and open flying opportunities to India’s largely untapped market of over 300 million middle-class citizens by enhancing affordability and connectivity. AMCHAM companies have been significant partners in the growth of the sector and are committed to bring the best technology and provide gainful employment at every level of operation while offering technology solutions, cooperation and partnership with Indian industry and skills development empowering women participation in aerospace and sustainability.

Chairperson:
Ms. Ashmita Sethi
President & Country Head
Pratt & Whitney – India, United Technologies Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.

Co-Chairman:
Mr. Tejaswi Narasimhan
Director Sales – India & S.E Asia
Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Secretariat:
Ms. Udaya Arun
Director – Aerospace & Defense
udaya@amchamindia.com

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By joining AMCHAM India, you become part of an active and dynamic Apex Chamber of U.S. Industry in India with a membership base of more than 400 American companies in India. AMCHAM is an important voice for policy advocacy, a critical source for business intelligence, a vibrant platform for networking and expanding your business.