Diehl Aerospace is a European first tier system supplier for military and commercial aircraft. The company offers military applications as well as solutions and functions for the equipment from cockpit to cabin with the focus on avionics and utility systems, cabin lighting, cabin safety, cabin management, power conversion and distribution.
As a reliable partner of the aircraft manufacturers Diehl Aerospace stands for high-quality and innovative products in the field of aircraft sub-systems and is engaged in the newest commercial and military transport aircraft programs. In the military segment Diehl Aerospace plays a decisive role in the European cooperation for the development and supply of equipment and systems for the Eurofighter, A400M, Tiger and NH90.
Liebherr is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry. Liebherr-Aerospace SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of nine divisional control companies of the Liebherr Group. It leads all activities in the aerospace and transportation technology sectors. With over four decades of experience, Liebherr is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry.
Its civil and military aviation product range includes flight control and actuation systems, hydraulic systems, landing gear and air management systems. Liebherr systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, commuter and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters and training aircraft, and civil and military helicopters.
Liebherr's Aerospace and Transportation Systems division employs over 3,700 people. Its three production sites for aviation systems are located in Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France) and Guaratinguetá (Brazil). Liebherr-Aerospace offers worldwide service with these production facilities and further offices in Saline (Michigan, USA), Seattle (Washington, USA), Wichita (Kansas, USA), Montreal (Canada), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Singapore, Shanghai (China), and Dubai (UAE). A new Liebherr production site is currently under construction in Nizhny Novgorod (Russia).
SAFRAN is an international high-technology group operating in the Aerospace, Defense and Security markets. Established worldwide, the SAFRAN Group employs 54,000 people with annual sales exceeding 10 billion euros.
SAFRAN's international presence enables it to maximize competitiveness, and build relationships with the world's leading prime contractors and operators, while offering quick responsiveness and local support.
The SAFRAN Group holds, alone or in partnership, world or European leadership positions in its markets.
Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Space, Defence, Security and Transportation markets. In 2008, the company generated revenues of 12.7 billion euros with 68,000 employees in 50 countries. With its 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security requirements.
Thales has an exceptional international footprint, with operations around the world working with customers as local partners.
Zodiac Aerospace is a major supplier of aerospace equipment and systems. The Group generated revenues of 2 billions euros in 2007/2008, with 18 000 employees. Zodiac Aerospace holds world-leader positions in its three main business areas: Aerosafety & Telemetry Systems, Onboard Aircraft Systems and Cabin Interiors.
Within Zodiac Aerospace, Zodiac Services provides a global solution to support Zodiac Aerospace equipment throughout the world, while being closer to customers.