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Safran Vectronix AG (Subsidiary of Safran Electronics & Defense) Providing solutions for unmatched mission superiority

We actively listen to our customers and draw the right conclusions. We constantly question our own solutions, staying one step ahead and pushing boundaries to reach the technically feasible limits. This is how we define being fast and flexible.

Our expertise

Mission solutions

Our electro-optical solutions support armed and security forces on reconnaissance missions and help to gain, process and deliver highly accurate target information. Tailor-made on their needs, our effective and reliable solutions offer best-in-class observation and targeting capabilities.


The combination of Swiss Quality with cutting-edge technology makes Safran Vectronix the partner of choice around the world for OEM solutions that are the leading standard when it comes to orientation and distance measurement.

Service and support

Along with strategic planning, experienced troops and excellent technology, behind every mission there is a dedicated team that safeguards everything. We combine first-class premium quality with exceptional service. We call this living partnership. To make your missions secure and successful worldwide.

Our core competencies

We are proud to be a leading company in range finding and tracking, geo positioning, image processing, military surveying and software development.

Software and intelligent algorithms

Software is the core of all our solutions. Our engineers work constantly on enhanced software capabilities, which open up new possibilities in accuracy, speed, communication and information.

Product design for intuitive use

With their characteristic design focused on simple and intuitive use, our products ensure reliable functionality in extreme situations.

How we work together

We rely on dynamic and team-oriented people who are looking for a challenging future in a multicultural, international environment.

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Safran Vectronix as a company

High-tech and international: Safran Vectronix is a world leader in state-of-the-art opto-electronic equipment featuring Swiss quality. The excellence of our products is based on optics and precision mechanics. Our product portfolio includes handheld laser rangefinders and night vision devices, north finding technologies as well as software solutions and sensor modules. Meanwhile, we are proudly looking at 100 years of company history and with our headquarters in the Swiss Rhine valley, we are firmly rooted in Swiss tradition.



Gain the tactical edge with SMARTAC technologies

SMARTAC is Safran’s technology suite for the modern warfighter, incorporated in our portable optronic devices. SMARTAC helps to enhance Mission Superiority in the area of operations, thanks to outstanding capabilities in

  • Situational Awareness
  • Information Fusion
  • Target Location
  • GNSS Denied Areas
  • Moving Target

SAFRAN opto-electronic handheld products that show enhanced technological capabilities are labelled “Powered by SMARTAC”.

To learn more about SMARTAC

Join Safran Vectronix

Would you like to develop in an informal working environment? As a team member, does personal responsibility mean a lot to you? Is it important to you to be challenged and encouraged? Then you should check out our job openings. And if you want to get acquainted with our team and what we offer as a company, go and visit career.safran-vectronix.com


AQAP 2110:2016 certified

Our company Safran Vectronix AG is AQAP 2110 certified. This certificate defines the NATO quality assurance requirements for design, development and production. AQAP 2110:2016 includes requirements, which, if applied appropriately, provide confidence in a supplier organization’s capability to deliver products that comply with NATO organizations contract requirements.

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