Aeronautica Macchi Holding / Aermacchi SpA - Via Paolo
Foresio 1 - 21040 Venegono Superiore (Varese)
Tel : +39 331 865910
Fax : +39 331 813450 / 827 595
Aeronautica Macchi was one of the pioneer
aviation companies in Italy. It's most famous aircraft were the seaplanes
that participated in the Schneider trophy races in the 1920s and 30s.
Today Aermacchi is known for its jet trainers and
light close support aircraft.
1912: Guilio Macchi forms Societa Anonima
Nieuport-Macchi to build Nieuport designs.
1920s: The firm changes its name to
1946: Macchi is rebuilt building light general
1961: The company's name is shortened to