Our companies and joint-ventures
The world’s leading manufacturer of helicopter engines
Safran Helicopter Engines is the world’s leading manufacturer of rotorcraft turbines and the only one dedicated exclusively to this market. Operating worldwide, it employs 5,900 people and has more than 2,500 customers in 155 countries, and 21,000 engines in service.
World leader in aircraft landing and braking systems
Number 1 in aircraft landing and braking systems. The company equips the commercial, regional, business and military fleets of more than 25 key airframers. Its expertise covers the entire life cycle of its products, from design and manufacturing to maintenance and repair.
A worldwide leader in aircraft engine nacelles and services
Safran Nacelles is a worldwide leader in aircraft engine nacelle integration. Our products and services equip all aircraft types: regional, business, short, medium, and long-range commercial aircraft. Our expertise covers nacelle design, manufacturing, integration, maintenance and services.
Creating Connected Inflight Experiences for Today and the Future
Safran Passenger Innovations is the creator of RAVE, an award-winning In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity System installed on thousands of aircraft for airlines all over the world with a proven seat-centric and wireless architecture providing maximum flexibility for airlines with unprecedented reliability.
A leader in Auxiliary Power Systems (APUs) and Turbojet Engines
Subsidiary of Safran Helicopter Engines, Safran Power Units is specialized in the design and manufacturing of Auxiliary Power Units (APUs), starting systems for civil and military aircraft, as well as turbojet engines for missiles and target drones..
World leader in high performance optomechanical systems
Safran Reosc designs innovative instruments dedicated to Astronomy, Space, Defense and Laser Industry. Our optomechanical components (mirror, lenses assemblies) meet the most demanding requirements of international scientific programs for world-wide customers (ESO, DGA, IABG, OHB, Airbus, Thales) and for the main world Space Agencies (ESA, KARI, JAXA, ISRO, NSPO)
An international key player in passenger and technical aircraft seats.
With over one million seats equipping the fleets of the major airlines, Safran Seats is one of the world's leading suppliers of seating for passengers, crews and helicopters thanks to innovative and high added-value solutions.
World-leading supplier of high performance MEMS accelerometers, gyroscopes and inertial measurement units
Safran Sensing Technologies designs and manufactures high-precision tactical grade accelerometers, gyro modules and inertial measurements units (IMU) for demanding applications in the Defense, Aerospace, Industrial, and Commercial markets. The company serves a global customer base with ITAR-free solutions utilized in a wide range of applications.
The European leader in plasma propulsion
Safran Spacecraft Propulsion, a subsidiary of Safran Electronics & Defense, is the European leader in plasma propulsion. Safran Spacecraft Propulsion offers a complete range of electric motors and propulsion subsystems for more sustainable satellites and spacecraft.
World leader in test-cell engineering for aero-engines
Safran Test Cells has specialized for over 60 years in Aero-Engine Test Facilities for the Commercial & Military Market. The Company offers turnkey test facility projects, upgrades, data acquisition and control system, engine test equipment, and services.
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