UBM Aviation is a global data and information business for the air transport industry. UBM Aviation serves the passenger aviation, air cargo logistics, maintenance repair & overhaul (MRO) and business travel communities with information products, market intelligence, news and events. With more than 300 specialist staff, the company operates from a global network of offices across Europe, North America and Asia.
UBM Aviation was created in December 2008 when its parent, United Business Media Limited (UBM) reorganized all of its airline-related businesses into one company.
The company has evolved through the acquisition of five businesses. BACK and Air Cargo World were acquired by UBM in mid-2006; OAG and Aviation Industry Group were acquired in December 2006; Aerostrategy's MRO data business was acquired in 2008. Subsequently, BACK Asset Management & Analytical Services and Aerostrategy's MRO databases were integrated into the OAG Aviation suite of data products and services.