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Safran Helicopter Engines Brasil - Rio de Janeiro

Industrial site

Safran Helicopter Engines Brasil was the first international site created by Safran Helicopter Engines in 1977. Initially dedicated to Arriel 1 operations in Latin America, Safran Helicopter Engines Brasil expanded in 2003 with the implementation of its Customer Support team and MRO (Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul) facility located in Rio de Janeiro.

Today, Safran Helicopter Engines Brasil is managed by Jean-Michel Tomas and employs 174 people.

Rua Capitao Guynemer 1626 Xerem Cep 25250-615 Duque de Caxias (RJ) Xerem


22° 36' 48" S , 43° 17' 59" W

Our Customer Support

The Customer Support team, managed by Rodolfo Perez, is composed of Customer Support Managers (CSM), Customer Support Representatives (CSR), Service Engineers, Field Representatives and Field Technicians.


The teams support over 500 operators.


This support is provided on over 1,800 engines.


Operators are located in 23 countries.

Safran Helicopter Engines do Brasil

In addition to its Customer Support activities, Safran Helicopter Engines Brasil is certified to repair, overhaul and test Arriel 1, Arriel 2, Makila 1 and Makila 2 engines.

With its own Certified Maintenance Center (CMC), Safran Helicopter Engines Brasil provides maintenance level 1-3 services for Arrius, Arriel, Makila and Arrano engines throughout the region. In addition, 7 other Certified Maintenance Centers form the Safran Helicopter Engines Latin America network, in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, Panama and Mexico.

Certified Maintenance Centers

Franconaves, S.A.

Hangar L4, Aeropuerto La Aurora, Zona 13
Guatemala, Guatemala, 01013

+50 2 2244 9615
[email protected]

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