Safran is the world’s leading manufacturer of gas turbine engines for civil helicopters.
Turbomeca (Safran group) produces and sells a complete range of turbine engines for civil helicopters, and provides comprehensive support services through its international network of service centers and repair shops.
Developing 450 to 3,000 shaft horsepower (shp), Turbomeca engines power machines made by the world’s leading helicopter manufacturers: Eurocopter, Sikorsky, Agusta, Denel, Kamov, HAL, Boeing, etc. Also a major player in the military rotorcraft market, Turbomeca engines power helicopters such as the Tiger, NH90, Agusta A109 and AW101 for armed forces worldwide. Because of its global presence, Turbomeca offers top-flight local support around the world, in particular through a team of about one hundred field reps.
The Arrius turboshaft engine family, designed and developed by Turbomeca (Safran group), powers light and medium single and twin-engine helicopters. These turbines and their derivatives equip a number of both civil and military machines.More
The Arriel turboshaft engine family, designed and developed by Turbomeca (Safran group), powers light and medium single and twin-engine helicopters. These turbines and their derivatives equip a number of both civil and military machines.More
Makila turboshaft engines power heavy helicopters such as the Eurocopter twin-engine Super Puma, Cougar and EC725/225, and the Rooivalk attack helicopter by Denel Aviation.More
Group companies involved
- 2013.04.26 | Innovative Europe in action: TECH800 demonstration for future helicopter turboshaft engine
- 2013.04.23 | Safran enters into a definitive agreement for the purchase of the Rolls-Royce share of the joint RTM322 helicopter engine programme
- 2013.04.23 | Safran reports 9.5% revenue growth in first-quarter 2013 driven by strong civil aviation business
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