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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership.

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SAFRAN September 27, 2022

Contribute to Safer and More Sustainable Aviation

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.

SAFRAN September 21, 2022

"Radar" podcast: flying taxis over Paris in 2024, true or false?

Hervé Blanc, General Manager of the Power Division at Safran Electrical & Power and Bruno Bellanger, Program Director at Safran Helicopters Engines are guests on Radar and will answer all these questions. All aboard for the sixth episode all about new forms of urban mobility!

SAFRAN September 21, 2022

Safran Helicopter Engines congratulates AVIC HAIG on Z15 (AC352) helicopter CAAC Type Certificate

Harbin, China, July 26th: The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) issued the Type Certificate to AVIC HAIG for its advanced medium-sized multi-purpose civil helicopter Z15 (AC352).

SAFRAN November 10, 2021

Safran Helicopter Engines Is Looking Forward To Meet You

A short message from Francis Larribau, CEO of Safran Helicopter Engines Germany on behalf of Safran Helicopter Engines. European Rotors is our first face to face show post-COVID, so we are glad to meet again our customers and partners in person !

SAFRAN October 6, 2021

Ardiden 3: The Most Innovative Engine In Its Class

Ardiden 3 is the only European engine for super-medium helicopters and fixed-wing applications. Learn more about the Ardiden 3 in this exciting video.

SAFRAN October 1, 2021

100% Sustainable Fuel

The first helicopter engine runs using 100% sustainable fuel (SAF). Safran Helicopter Engines performed a world first at its Bordes facility in France.

Standards, Products

  • P Aerial Work
  • P HEMS
  • P Firefighting
  • P Offshore
  • P Passenger Transport
  • P Search and Rescue (SAR)
  • P Parapublic, Law Enforcement
  • P Charter
  • P eVTOL
  • P Urban Air Mobility (UAM)
  • P Drones / UAV
  • P Sales
  • P Training
  • P Surveillance, Optical Systems
  • P Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul (MRO)
  • P Monitoring Systems
  • P Accessories, Components, Spare Parts
  • P Aircraft Interiors

About us

Safran Helicopter Engines is the world’s leading manufacturer of helicopter engines, with more than 75,000 produced since being founded. It offers the widest range of helicopter turboshafts in the world and has more than 2,500 customers in 155 countries.

Safran Electronics & Defense is a world leader in the supply of solutions and services in optronics, avionics, electronics and critical software for both civil and military markets. The company equips more than 1,000 ships, 25,000 land vehicles and 10,000 aircraft worldwide.