Our companies and joint-ventures
A specialist in upscale metallurgy
Since its beginnings in 1907, Aubert & Duval has contributed to the projects of the most demanding industries. Today, the company is a world leader in designing, developing and industrialising high-performance steel, superalloy, aluminum or titanium parts.
Global leader in electro-optic and navigation systems in the U.S
Safran Optics 1 provides the military and security forces with state-of-the-art solutions (electro-optical devices, sights, modules, navigation…) for dismounted soldier as well as for airborne, naval and land platforms, for surveillance and reconnaissance missions.
Premier supplier of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) launching solutions
Robonic Ltd Oy enables the short-rail launch of unmanned aircraft and target drones. We incorporate all phases of launch requirements, with the ability to support air vehicle manufacturers at every stage of a platform’s life cycle.
Technology partner to aircraft and space engine manufacturers
As a worldwide leader in its sector, Safran Aero Boosters designs, develops and produces modules, equipment and test cells for aircraft and space engines. Based in Belgium, Safran Aero Boosters has two subsidiaries in the United States and employs 1,700 people.
A major supplier of on-board systems and equipment for aircraft & helicopters
Safran Aerosystems designs high-tech solutions that optimize aircraft performance and flight safety. World leader in emergency evacuation systems and crew oxygen systems, the company is also a major player in fluid and fuel systems.
The world leader in aircraft emergency evacuation systems
Within Safran Aerosystems, Safran Aerosystems Evacuation has operations in the United States and France at Wall Township (NJ), Liberty (MS) and Cognac facilities. The company is the world leader in evacuation slides, The company is also a world leader in life rafts and life vests for aircraft, as well as floats and rafts for helicopters.
Mastering oxygen systems from design to certification
Within Safran Aerosystems, Safran Aerosystems Oxygen businesses in the US are based in Lancaster (NY). The company designs oxygen systems and equipment to ensure the safety of crew and passengers onboard civil, military aircraft and helicopters.
An international after-sales network and unique expertise
Safran Aerosystems Services supports its customers in the operation of their equipment through a worldwide after-sales network. In Europe (Paris, London), the United States, Asia (Singapore) and the Middle East (Dubai), its teams ensure optimum availability, responsiveness and quality of service.
A world-class aircraft engines manufacturer
Safran Aircraft Engines draws on an unrivaled legacy reaching back over 110 years to design, develop, produce and market, alone or in partnership, engines for civil and military aircraft.
Compressor blades and vanes production plant for aircraft engines
Featuring automation, highly qualified personnel and the most advanced digital technologies, Plant 4.0 will produce more than 2,000 blades and vanes a day, with innovative, autonomous real-time quality control at every critical stage of production. It will be operational in 2025 and will employ around 100 people.
A world leader in Aircraft Interiors and Systems
Safran Cabin provides innovative cabin interiors, systems, equipment and services to enhance the user experience. Its 10,000 employees across the world serve aircraft OEMs, airlines, lessors and VIP clients with interiors easily configured for multiple aircraft platforms and missions.
Strategic investor in innovative startups
Established in 2015, Safran Corporate Ventures is the Group’s investment subsidiary tasked with financing startups that have developed disruptive technology or business models applicable to the aviation, space and defense sectors. The creation of this structure forms part of the Group's innovation and transformation strategy.
Leader in instrumentation for testing, telemetry and communications for space
Safran Data Systems provides high-technology equipment and solutions for testing, telemetry, mission data management and space communications. With a high-skilled international team, we contribute to the success of our customers by offering innovation, best performance, reliability and sustainability.
Smarter electrical solutions for a better flight
Safran Electrical & Power is one of the world's leaders in aircraft electrical systems. It is a key player in the equipment electrification & in the electric and hybrid propulsion sector. Mastering the on-board energy system, the company designs and provides modular, innovative and optimized architectures and solutions.
A leader in electrical protection components
Safran Electrical Components is the subsidiary of Safran Electrical & Power specializing in electrical components. It is also the world leader in harsh environment harnesses for landing gear and U.S. military applications.
Observe, Decide, Guide Intelligence Onboard
Safran Electronics & Defense is an international company with over 10,000 employees. They mobilize their expertise and team spirit to design high-tech solutions in the aerospace, defense, and space industries. By combining human and technological intelligence, the company develops products and services to help civilian and military players observe, decide and guide on land, at sea, in the sky, and space. And thus contribute to a safer world.
Specialist in civil and military avionics
As a priority partner of aircraft makers, helicopter builders and airlines in America, Safran Electronics & Defense, Avionics USA boasts renowned expertise in flight controls and cockpit solutions. The entity also sells and delivers support for all Safran avionics solutions.
Engineering partner for the Aerospace, Defense, Automotive and Rail industries
With 3, 000 engineers and technicians worldwide, Safran Engineering Services provides added-value engineering services to the aerospace and ground transport industries, offering expertise and project management in domains like electrical systems, aerostructures, mechanical, software, systems engineering.
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 22,000 engines in service.
The world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems
Safran Landing Systems is the world leader 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.
The world leader in mechanical power transmission systems
Safran Transmission Systems is the world leader in mechanical power transmission systems for commercial and military aircraft. With over 45,000 products delivered to date, the company holds 60% of the global market for mainline commercial jets (over 100 seats).
World Leader in Resilient PNT
At the intersection of critical infrastructure and national defense, Safran Trusted 4D solutions govern and protect the integrity of systems that shape the world.
Unmatched target intelligence to accomplish your mission
Our electro-optical solutions allows support armed and security forces to gain, process and deliver target information. Tailor-made on their needs, our effective and reliable products and services offer best-in-class observation and targeting solution.
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