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Safran celebrates National Mississippi Day


Advanced manufacturing, aerospace and defense are powerhouse industries that support Mississippi's economy. The “Magnolia State” is home to two Safran subsidiaries: Safran Aerosystems Evacuation and Safran Electronics & Defense, Parachute USA, Corp.

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Safran Aerosystems – which designs and builds high-tech solutions that enhance aircraft performance and flight safety – is represented in Mississippi by Safran Aerosystems Evacuation. Located in Liberty, the company provides evacuation slides for commercial and military aircraft; life vests for commercial aircraft; and life rafts for business, commercial, and military aircraft.

Safran Aerosystems Evacuation is the world's leading supplier of evacuation systems. Additionally, the company is a world leader in life rafts and life vests for aircraft, and floats and rafts for helicopters.

Located in Columbia, Safran Electronics & Defense, Parachute USA, Corp is a recognized leader in parachute recovery systems, aerodynamic decelerators, aerial delivery systems, and auxiliary equipment. The company has collaborated with NASA to design and manufacture products for various missions.