NAICS Code 488190

NAICS 488190

NAICS Code 488190 – Other Support Activities for Air Transportation

Definition of NAICS Code 488190: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing specialized services for air transportation (except air traffic control and other airport operations).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 488190

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Aircraft maintenance and repair services (except factory conversions, overhauls, rebuilding)
  • Aircraft testing services

Cross Reference Guide for Code 488190

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Wholesaling fuel at airports–are classified in Industry NAICS 424720, Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers (except Bulk Stations and Terminals);
  • Providing aircraft janitorial services–are classified in Industry NAICS 561720, Janitorial Services;
  • Providing air traffic control services–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 488111, Air Traffic Control;
  • Providing airport operations (except air traffic control)–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 488119, Other Airport Operations;
  • Providing factory conversion, overhaul, and rebuilding of aircraft–are classified in Industry 33641, Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing; and
  • Providing food services to airlines on a contractual arrangement–are classified in Industry NAICS 722310, Food Service Contractors.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 488190

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Aircraft ferrying services
  • Aircraft inspection services
  • Aircraft maintenance and repair services (except factory conversion, factory overhaul, factory rebuilding)
  • Aircraft testing services
  • Airport passenger screening security services
  • Fueling aircraft on a contract or fee basis
  • Independent pilot, air (except owner-operators)
  • Inspection services, aircraft
  • Maintenance and repair services, aircraft (except factory conversion, factory overhaul, factory rebuilding)
  • Testing services, aircraft
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 488190

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 7403NAICS 488190
  • CA WC: 7428
  • DE WC: 7428
  • PA WC: 7428
  • MI WC: 7423
  • NJ WC: 7428
  • NY WC: 7403, 7421
  • WY WC: 488190
  • GL: 40026
  • SIC: 4581

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Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 48-49: Transportation and Warehousing
  • Subsector 488: Support Activities for Transportation
  • Industry Group 4881: Support Activities for Air Transportation
  • Industry 48819: Other Support Activities for Air Transportation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 488190: Other Support Activities for Air Transportation
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NAICS Code 488190