Safran’s contribution to the Embraer KC-390
Safran's contribution to the embraer KC-390
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Horizontal Stabilizer Control System
Safran (Safran Electronics & Defense) supplies the HSTS (Horizontal Stabilizer Trim System), a critical component for flight safety. The original solution developed by Safran Electronics & Defense, using electric-powered actuators, offers a more efficient electronic control of the system.Learn more
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Wheels and carbon brakes & braking system
Safran (Safran Landing Systems) was selected by Brazilian airframer Embraer to equip its KC-390 cargo aircraft with braking and landing equipment, including the 8 wheels and carbon brakes of the main landing gear and the 2 wheels of the nose gear, the braking system and brake control system.Learn more
Primary and secondary electrical distribution systems
Safran (Safran Electrical & Power) supplies the primary and secondary electrical distribution systems as well as the RAT (Ram Air Turbine), a back-up electrical generator for the KC-390 military transport aircraft.Learn more
Safran (Safran Ventilation Systems), which designs equipment for high-pressure air conditioning, supplies the whole ventilation system of the Embraer KC-390.Learn more
Life jackets and rafts
The life jackets and life rafts on board Embraer KC-390 military transport aircraft are provided by Safran (Safran Aerosystems).
Auxiliary power generation systems
Safran (Safran Aerosystems) supplies the auxiliary power generation systems of the KC-390.
Safran (Safran Aerosystems) supplies the wipers equipping the Embraer KC-390.
Control cockpit equipment
Safran (Safran Aerosystems) supplies a variety of components to outfit KC-390 cockpit.
Lavatories on board Embraer KC-390 are provided by Safran (Safran Cabin).
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dedicates a test bench to all electrical systems and equipment for this aircraft
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with equipment designed and developed by Safran for this aircraft