Based in Birmingham, UK, Dunlop Aircraft Tyres Ltd specialises in the supply of aircraft tyres and tubes from design thorough to delivery, using the most sophisticated precision and manufacturing and retreading techniques available today. In its 104-year history, Dunlop Aircraft Tyres has achieved worldwide recognition and today is the only dedicated aircraft tyre manufacturer and retreader. The company focuses solely on meeting the needs of the aviation industry with a comprehensive product range available, backed by service 24 hours a day, all year round. Dunlop Aircraft Tyres’ high profile customers include major international airlines, aircraft constructors, wheel and brake manufacturers and maintenance facilities throughout the world. AAC Capital Partners acquired 74.6 per cent ownership of Dunlop Aircraft Tyres in May 2007.