Aeronautics

One of the top locations in the country

The strength and energy of the local aeronautics industry has made Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes one of the top locations in the country, thanks in particular to major national groups, innovative smaller businesses and an array of sub-contractors setting up in the region.

Key facts and figures

350 COMPANIES

30,000 EMPLOYEES

3.3 BILLION EUROS IN TURNOVER

The core sectors

Metal alloys

Composites

Carbon brakes

Flight control system manufacture

Recycling technology

Inerting and optical systems

Electrical systems

Fuel system management

Cockpit solar protection

Electrical flight equipment

Detection and protection equipment

Equipment repair centre

Bearings

MRO for military equipment and helicopters

MRO for business aviation

MRO for commercial fleets

Ecosystem
The top local companies
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