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    12.18.2014 | Download as PDF | Morpho’s Itemiser 4DX Receives ECAC Approval for Explosives Screening

    PARIS – December 18, 2014 © Morpho Detection Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, today announced the Itemiser® 4DX explosives trace detector (ETD) has successfully completed European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) Common Evaluation Process (CEP). . As a result, Itemiser 4DX is now approved for airport screening of passengers and baggage throughout ECAC’s 44 member nations. Built on the industry-leading Itemiser® ETD platform, Itemiser 4DX delivers advanced explosives detection and screening capabilities powered by a non-radioactive ITMSTM (Ion Trap Mobility Spectrometer) source. Optimized for ease-of-use and mobility, Itemiser 4DX eliminates the administrative, regulatory, storage and shipping requirements associated with a radiation-emitting trace detection source. “The quick approval of Itemiser 4DX by ECAC validates its detection and security capabilities to help airports meet current and emerging threats and regulatory mandates,” said Karen Bomba, president and CEO, Morpho Detection. “Combined with a global service footprint and rapid-response capabilities, Morpho offers a comprehensive, unmatched end-to-end solution.” By leveraging long-life consumables and internal calibration, Itemiser 4DX seeks to minimize operational costs for airports and air cargo facilities, law enforcement agencies and government and critical infrastructure installations. For more information on Morpho’s detection products, visit **** About Morpho Detection Morpho Detection, part of Morpho, Safran’s (PAR: SAF) security business, is a leading supplier of explosives and narcotics and chemical, radiological, and nuclear detection systems for government, military, air and ground transportation, first responder, critical infrastructure and other high-risk organizations. Morpho Detection integrates computed tomography, Raman spectroscopy, trace (ITMS™), mass spectrometry, X-ray and X-ray Diffraction technologies into solutions that can make security activities more accurate, productive and efficient. Morpho Detection’s solutions are deployed to help protect people and property the world over. For more information : Follow @MORPHO_NEWS on Twitter
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    12.17.2014 | Download as PDF | Distribution of an interim 2014 dividend of Euro 0.56 per share

    Paris, December 17, 2014 - Safran’s (Euronext Paris: SAF) Board of Directors which met today decided to pay an interim 2014 dividend of Euro 0.56 per share, corresponding to a total amount of approximately Euro 233 million. This interim dividend will have an ex-date of December 19, 2014 and a payment date of December 23, 2014. Upcoming events FY 2014 results : February 25, 2015 Q1 2015 revenue : April 22, 2015 AGM : April 23, 2015 **** Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: Aerospace (propulsion and equipment), Defence and Security. Operating worldwide, the Group has 66,300 employees and generated sales of 14.7 billion euros in 2013*. 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 1.8 billion Euros in 2013. Safran is listed on Euronext Paris and is part of the CAC40 index. *  Sales in 2013 restated for the impacts of IFRS11 amounted to 14.4 billion euros. For more information, / Follow @SAFRAN on Twitter
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    12.17.2014 | Download as PDF | French Minister of Interior Bernard Cazeneuve visits Morpho facility based in the Netherlands

    Haarlem, December 12, 2014 As part of an official visit to the Netherlands, France’s Minister of the Interior, Bernard Cazeneuve visited today the identity document production facility of Morpho (Safran) in Haarlem, accompanied by Philippe Petitcolin, Chairman and CEO of Morpho. Formerly the Dutch State Printer, the Haarlem plant was privatized and acquired by Safran in 2008. With a staff of 350 employees, the facility is one of Morpho’s key industrial centers for the production and personalization of identity documents, including secure ID documents such as passports, national ID cards and driver’s licenses. The Haarlem facility is specialized in high security polycarbonate data page technology, and also houses an R&D center specialized in documentary fraud and document security, including e-security. © Niek Deventer / Morpho As world leader in identification solutions, Morpho supplies identity documents for 18 countries. Since 2000, the Haarlem plant alone has produced more than 70 million of those documents for customers including, among others, the Netherlands, Albania, Chili, Finland, Mauritania, Panama, Slovakia and INTERPOL. Morpho also provides secure elements for countries with their own national printing capacity, including, among others, France, Egypt and Portugal. Philippe Petitcolin, Chairman and CEO of Morpho, said, “The Haarlem plant is an excellent illustration of Safran’s commitment to maintaining a strong industrial, technological and commercial footprint within Europe. We directly contribute to shaping industry research and implementing policy in the field of government identity and security solutions. An example of this is Morpho’s ISO 14298 accreditation of the Haarlem facility for the production of highly secure ID documents. This certification, the first in the industry, guarantees our customers the safest printing procedures and production capacity available on the market today.” **** About Morpho Morpho, a high-technology company of Safran, is a global leader in security solutions. The company employs more than 8,400 people in 40 countries and reported revenues of 1.5 billion euros in 2013. Morpho’s unique expertise lies in providing cutting edge security solutions for government identity, public security, critical infrastructure, transportation and business markets. Morpho is the world leader in multibiometric identification technologies, biometric identity documents, Automated Biometric Identification Systems (ABIS) and Explosives Detection Systems (EDS). It is one of the leading suppliers of SIM cards, smart cards, trace detection equipment and gaming terminals. With systems operating in more than 100 countries, Morpho’s solutions simplify and secure the lives of people around the world. For more information : Follow @MORPHO_NEWS on Twitter
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