Safran Aero Boosters, a low-pressure compressor expert
It has achieved technological maturity, allowing it to offer clients innovative, integrated solutions.
Safran Aero Boosters, which has been associated with most major aeronautical programs in recent decades, is the world leader in low-pressure compressors for commercial turbofan engines on the medium-haul market (75% market share) and for long-haul airliners with contracts for the GE9X engine (Boeing 777X).
Through contractual partnerships with Safran Aircraft Engines, General Electric and Pratt & Whitney, Safran Aero Boosters shares both the responsibilities and risks associated with the engine programs of the future with other engine manufacturers. Its low-pressure compressors are manufactured on an integrated site bringing together both engineering and manufacturing teams.
Safran Aero Boosters invests heavily in upstream research to develop new engine architectures, working with clients and internationally-renowned universities and research centers. The company also has an ongoing investment program to adapt its workshops to its technological partnership strategy and make the most innovative cutting-edge tools available.
Innovative and integrated solutions
Safran Aero Boosters offers a wide range of expertise from design through to the delivery of complete modules ready to be incorporated into the finished engine. These services include financing, specification, design, development, instrumentation, testing, qualification, supply chain, production and assembly.