Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: Aerospace (propulsion and equipment), Defence and Security. Operating worldwide, the Group has over 66,000 employees and generated sales of €14.7 billion euros in 2013. Safran invests in Research & Development to meet the requirements of changing markets, including worldwide expenditures of €1.8 billion euros in 2013.
Through its global presence, Safran not only enhances its competitiveness, but also builds relationships with the world’s leading prime contractors and operators, while providing local services to customers worldwide. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets: Engines and equipment for air and space; Defence electronics and Security solutions .
Present for over 80 years in the region, Safran now has close to 3,000 employees working within several companies throughout the UK, including Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, Aircelle, Turbomeca, Labinal Power Systems, Safran Engineering Services and Morpho.