Safran Electrical & Power chosen to supply electrical harnesses for the Embraer Legacy 450 & 500
Safran Electrical & Power has been selected by Embraer to supply the electrical harnesses for their Legacy 450 & 500 business jets. Under this contract, Safran Electrical & Power will provide the electrical harnesses of the aircraft, as well as on-site support for Embraer's Facilities. All equipment will be manufactured at the Safran Electrical & Power facility located in Chihuahua, Mexico. Deliveries are anticipated to begin on July 31, 2016.
"We are thrilled to have been chosen by Embraer for these two new business jet programs. The added value that we are currently contributing to the Phenom 100 and 300 business jets proved instrumental to our win of the Legacy 450 & 500 aircraft contract. Our selection reinforces the partnership that we have long held with Embraer on cabling activity, for which we have twice been awarded the Embraer Supplier of the Year " said Alain Sauret, President of Safran Electrical & Power.
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 Electrical & Power is a world leader in electrical systems for aircraft, ranked No. 1 for wiring and No. 2 for power generation, while playing a key role in the development of more electric aircraft. The company has 14,100 employees in 12 countries.
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