About Us

Corporate Information

Aviation Design Centre (ADC) Sdn Bhd is a strategic partner to National Aerospace and Defense Industries Sdn Bhd (NADI) group of companies such as AIROD Sdn Bhd, Airod Turbo Power Sdn Bhd, AIROD Aerospace Technology Sdn Bhd, SME Aerospace, and ATSC Sdn Bhd. 

Aviation Design Centre is renowned for its local market penetration and global offering in engineering design and maintenance training.


Aviation Design Centre was set up in January 1997 as a nonprofit organisation by the government of Malaysia to promote the development of the aerospace sector. Under the auspices of the Economic Planning Unit (EPU), the company was launched, and SME Industries, under Khazanah Holdings, was tasked with implementing the project while the EPU supervised the policy and setting up of the initial institution. 

Main Services

  • Offering aircraft engineering services such as MRO technical services, research and development (R&D), structural repair and analysis, tooling design and manufacturing, aircraft system modification (design change), and avionics upgrade programmes.
  • Offering aircraft technical training, regulatory training, specialised training, state aircraft type training, management training, and soft skills training.

Our Objectives

Our company objectives focusing on key areas:

Carry out R&D services for  aircraft  modifications, repairs, and upgrades.

Comply all general aviation regulatory, airworthiness, and certification requirements, as set forth by aviation authorities, when carrying out design activities and programmes.

Offer engineering services and training as request by customer

Provide specialized training in specific areas of aircraft through courses, projects, seminars, and other forums to strengthen and enhance workforce development skills.

Facilitate in the technology of transfer (ToT) to beneficiaries in the field of aircraft design technology and its application.

Selectively participate in strategic joint/collaborative aircraft programmes with reputable international aircraft manufacturers for mutual benefit.


Certifications and Approvals