Warning This site is not recommended for Internet Explorer browsers. Please use another web browser to get a better experience.

Safran Electronics & Defense Actuation Specialist in electromechanical actuators, motors and sensors

Safran Electronics & Defense Actuation is a world leader in electromechanical seat actuation systems and offers a full range of technical actuation, motors and sensors for aeronautical, military, naval and space applications.

Our expertise

Actuation systems for Cabin premium seats

For optimal comfort for your passengers, our SeatNet range ensures smooth and quiet handling of Business and First Class seats. Calculators, power converters, actuators, electronic interface and control units, lumbar systems, wiring harnesses, reading lights, we adapt to your needs.

Electromechanical actuators, motors and sensors

Building on our proven expertise in the aeronautic, military, nuclear and space markets, we offer specific electromechanical actuators (pilot seats, flight controls, cargo doors, locking train doors, nacelle opening, etc.) as well as electric motors integrated into fluid management systems and wiper systems.

+ 90,000
high-end seat actuation systems in use around the world

Our rating on gender equality

0 86 / 100

  • 1.

    Gender pay gap


  • 2.

    Allocation of individual increases


  • 3.

    Difference in the distribution of promotions

  • 4.

    Number of employees increased upon return from maternity leave


  • 5.

    Parity among top 10 earners

According to the French law of September 5, 2018, and its application decree of January 8, 2019, on "Freedom to choose your professional future" (Liberté de choisir son avenir professionnel), companies have to measure five gender equality indicators and publish their overall score. The primary aim of this law is to eliminate compensation discrepancies between men and women.

Any questions about Safran Electronics & Defense Actuation?

  • © Safran
  • © Cyril Abad / CAPA Pictures / Safran