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New order of helicopter test equipment



Safran Test Cells, subsidiary of Safran Aero Boosters specialized in test cells, has just been selected by the Korean engine manufacturer Hanwha Techwin to supply test equipment intended to make their turboshaft test cell ready to carry out production testing for the Arriel 2L2 engine.

Developed and manufactured with Safran Helicopter Engines, Arriel 2L2 will power Korea's future civil and military light helicopters.

The contract provides for Safran Test Cells to supply the mechanical chassis including the water dynamometer, flywheel, drive line and engine adapter, ancillary hydraulic systems as well as the latest version of our CYRES V8 acquisition system. 

Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: Aerospace (propulsion and equipment), Defence and Security. Operating worldwide, the Group has 70,000 employees and generated sales of 17.4 billion euros in 2015. Safran is listed on Euronext Paris and is part of the CAC40 index, as well as the Euro Stoxx 50 European index.

Safran Aero Boosters designs, develops and produces low-pressure compressors, as well as equipment and test cells for aircraft and rocket engines. The company's equips most current commercial airplanes, as well as Europe's Ariane launch vehicle.

For more information : www.safran-group.com et www.safran-aero-boosters.com / Follow @Safran and @SafranAeroBoost on Twitter

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