Astronics Patents – Insights & Stats (Updated 2023)

Astronics has a total of 461 patents globally, out of which 234 have been granted. Of these 461 patents, more than 44% patents are active. The USA is where Astronics has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe (EPO) and China. Parallelly, the USA seems to be the main focused R&D center of Astronics and is also the origin country of the firm.

Astronics Corporation was founded in the year 1968 by Thomas L Robinson. The company is an American aerospace electronics corporation.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Astronics which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Astronics patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Astronics patent portfolio.

How many patents does Astronics have?

Astronics has a total of 461 patents globally. These patents belong to 149 unique patent families. Out of 461 patents, 203 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Astronics File Every Year?

Astronics Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or Grant Astronics Applications Filed Astronics Patents Granted
2022 14 10
2021 6 16
2020 16 23
2019 30 20
2018 47 16
2017 45 13
2016 27 13
2015 37 10
2014 34 12
2013 13 12
2012 6 13
2011 10 11


How many Astronics patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents Astronics Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Astronics File in Different Countries?

Astronics Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Astronics Filed Patents

Country Patents
United States Of America 146
Europe 68
China 34
Germany 32
Japan 30
Canada 29
Austria 29
Hong Kong (S.A.R.) 8
Singapore 7
Australia 7
Brazil 6
Korea (South) 5
Spain 5
United Kingdom 3
Taiwan 2
Mexico 1
Italy 1

Where are Research Centres of Astronics Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Astronics

10 Best Astronics Patents

US7791549B2 is the most popular patent in the Astronics portfolio. It has received 222 citations so far from companies like AT&T and Blackberry Limited.  Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Astronics: 

Publication Number Citation Count
US7791549B2 222
US8760354B2 221
US6600274B1 156
US20050039208A1 130
US20050232512A1 111
US20030208764A1 100
US20070142980A1 74
US6927579B2 73
US7064526B2 51
US20150241209A1 48

What are Astronics’ key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Astronics?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Astronics in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Astronics thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Astronics’ search focus changed over the years?


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