Distribution of an interim dividend of €0.31 per share for 2012

Paris, December 12, 2012 - Safran's Board of Directors (NYSE Euronext Paris: SAF) which met today has decided to pay an interim 2012 dividend of approximately Euro 129 million (Euro 0.31 per share). This interim dividend will have an ex-date on December 17, 2012 and a payment date on December 20, 2012. Upcoming events

  • FY 2012 results : February 21, 2013
  • Q1 2013 revenue : April 23, 2013
  • AGM : May 28, 2013
  • H1 2013 results : July 26, 2013

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Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: Aerospace (propulsion and equipment), Defence and Security. Operating worldwide, the Safran group has close to 60,000 employees and generated sales of 11.7 billion euros in 2011. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. The Group invests heavily in Research & Development to meet the requirements of changing markets, including expenditures of 1.3 billion euros in 2011. Safran is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris and is part of the CAC40 index.

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