Our companies and joint-ventures
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.
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.
Experts in cockpit systems, windshield wiper systems and external lighting
For aircraft and helicopter builders, facilitating the pilot’s work and guaranteeing optimum visibility are primary concerns. Safran Electronics & Defense Cockpit Solutions offers solutions delivering performance, reliability and ergonomic design to meet the requirements of each client.
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 nearly 30 key airline manufacturers. 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.
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 development and production of high-performance optics
Safran Reosc designs innovative instruments dedicated to astronomy, space, laser or industry. Its optical components and subassemblies - lenses, aspherical mirrors, etc. - meet the most demanding requirements of major research institutes and international scientific programs.
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.