Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
In Millions, except Share data
6 Months Ended
Jul. 02, 2011
Entity Registrant Name ASTRONICS CORP
Entity Central Index Key 0000008063
Document Type 10-Q
Document Period End Date Jul. 02, 2011
Amendment Flag false
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2011
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No
Entity Voluntary Filers No
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer
Entity Public Float $ 220
Common Class A [Member]
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 8,914,098
Common Class B [Member]
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 2,102,191