Safran Electronics & Defense Germany GmbH located in the greater Stuttgart area in Murr, Germany, is active in design, development, and production of inertial sensors and inertial equipment for flight control and navigation, as well as for industrial systems. The specific know how of Safran Electronics & Defense Germany GmbH is based on the Fiber-Optic Gyro (FOG) technology. The company has a long and in-depth experience in design and fabrication of fiber-optic components and optics subassemblies as building blocks of the FOG. Its scope of business includes engineering projects, marketing and sale of inertial products, as well as maintenance and repair (MRO) services.
Safran Electronics & Defense Germany GmbH is certified as Production Organisation according to EASA Part 21G and as Maintenance Organisation pursuant to EASA Part 145. Is is also an approved repair station in compliance with FAA regulations.
Products & services
Safran Electronics & Defense Germany GmbH is marketing and selling a large portfolio of inertial products as well as dedicated navigation products of Safran electronics & Defense. It is also providing after sales services, maintenance and repair for its products:
- Single axis Fiber-Optic Gyroscopes (FOG)
- Multiple axes Fiber-Optic Gyroscopes
- Inertial Measurement Units (IMU)
Platforms are commercial and military helicopters, commercial aircrafts, unmanned aerial vehicles, and land vehicles. The FOG and FOG based Inertial Measurement Units (IMU) are also widely used in industrial robotics, measurement systems, and in systems for surveillance, observation, positioning, and geo-referencing.