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BAE Systems is one of Safran's top competitors. BAE Systems was founded in 1999 in London, England. Like Safran, BAE Systems also operates in the Aerospace industry. BAE Systems generates $5.7B more revenue than Safran.

Boeing is a top competitor of Safran. Boeing was founded in 1916, and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Like Safran, Boeing also competes in the Aerospace field. Boeing generates $36B more revenue vs. Safran.

Thales is seen as one of Safran's top competitors. Thales is headquartered in La Defense, Île-de-France, and was founded in 1893. Like Safran, Thales also operates in the Aerospace field. Thales generates 102% the revenue of Safran.

Safran Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

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Safran's revenue is the ranked 12th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 25.7B. Over the last three quarters, Safran's revenue has grown by 73.6%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $6.7B; in Q3 2020, it was $4B; in Q2 2020, it was $3.8B.

Safran Acquisitions



Electromechanical Systems Business, Collins Aerospace

Feb 2019

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Actuators, Pilot Controls and Special Products Business of Rockwell Collins Inc

Sep 2018

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Jun 2017

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Zodiac Aerospace Group

Jan 2017

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Zodiac is a manufacturer and distributor of aerosystems, seats and cabin interior equipment for the airline industry.


Goodrich Electrical Power Systems

Mar 2013

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These are all the companies that Safran has acquired. Safran has acquired 6 companies and its latest acquisition was Electromechanical Systems Business, Collins Aerospace in Feb 2019.

Safran Funding History

Since Safran was founded in 1905, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Safran has raised $601.3M. Safran's funding round was on Mar 2021 for a total of $601.3M





Mar 2021

The European Investment Bank

Since Safran was founded in 1905, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Safran has raised $601.3M. Safran's funding round was on Mar 2021 for a total of $601.3M

Safran Investments







OXIS Energy designs, develops and manufactures lithium sulfur rechargeable batteries.
Jan 21, 2019
Kalray is a provider of data center acceleration, energy consumption and networking solutions for embedded and computing applications.
Jun 21, 2017
Safety-Line develops a cloud-based platform that offers big data analytics and risk management solutions to the aviation industry.
Jun 11, 2017

These are all the companies that Safran has invested in. Safran has invested 6 companies and its latest investment was Electromechanical Systems Business, Collins Aerospace in Feb 2019.

Safran News

June 14, 2021MarketScreener

The Future of Flight Explained In Pictures

( Since the first engines developed by CFM International entered service in the ea... See more »
June 1, 2021MarketScreener

announces the adjustment of the conversion ratio of its bonds convertible into and/or exchangeable for new and/or existing shares of Safran due 15 May 2027

( Safran announces the adjustment of the conversion ratio of its bonds convertible... See more »
May 26, 2021MarketScreener

2021 Annual General Meeting

( Safran's 2021 Annual General Meeting Paris, May 26, 2021 Given the exceptional s... See more »
May 20, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

SkyFive's Series A Investment Round

ARQIS has advised SkyFive AG on the deal. SkyFive AG announced its Series A investment round led by S... See more »
May 5, 2021MarketScreener

Availability of preliminary documents for the 2021 Annual General Meeting

( PRESS RELEASE Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting of May 26, 2021, ... See more »
April 30, 2021FinanzNachrichten

Safran Q1 Adj. Revenue Down 37.9%

PARIS (dpa-AFX) - French Aerospace company Safran (SAF.PA, 0IU8.L, SAFRF.PK) reported that its adjust... See more »

Safran Press Releases

March 31, 2021Newswire Today

Safran Wins 3 Crystal Cabin Awards 2021

NewswireToday (newswire) - Wed, 31 Mar 2021 00:00:00 -0400 Paris, Ile-de-France France - This year, a... See more »
March 11, 2021PRZOOM

Contec Selects Safran LEGION 400 Antenna for its International Satellite Ground Station Network

PRZOOM - Newswire (press release) - Thu, 11 Mar 2021 00:00:00 -0500, Les Ulis Essonne France - Safran... See more »
November 25, 2020PRZOOM

3M and Safran Announce Partnership to Design Cleaner Aircraft Interiors

PRZOOM - Newswire (press release) - Wed, 25 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0500, St. Paul, MN United States - Tec... See more »
September 5, 2020Runway Girl Network

Safran names Olivier Andris EVP before succeeding CEO

Safran Group has named Olivier Andriès as Executive Vice President, effective September 10, 2020. He ... See more »
July 30, 2020Runway Girl Network

Reduced volumes and widebody exposure hit Safran interiors revenue

Safran's aircraft interiors business saw revenues drop roughly 35% in the first half of the year, as ... See more »
July 20, 2020Newswire Today

Safran Contributes to 2020 Boeing ecoDemonstrator with New Landing Gear Noise Reduction Technology

NewswireToday (newswire) - Mon, 20 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Vélizy, Vélizy-Villacoublay France - Safra... See more »
June 4, 2020Newswire Today

Safran Innovates to Improve Passengers' Comfort and Protection

NewswireToday (newswire) - Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Plaisir, Île-de-France France - Safran Sea... See more »

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Safran Summary



Safran is a mechanical engineering company that designs and sells aircraft engines, launch vehicles and accessories for aerospace and defense sectors. Safran was founded in 1905. Safran's headquarters is located in Paris, Île-de-France, FR 75724. It h...


Safran's CEO, Olivier Andries, currently has an approval rating of 84%. Safran's primary competitors are BAE Systems, Boeing & Thales.

Frequently Asked Questions about Safran

  1. When was Safran founded?

    Safran was founded in 1905
  2. Who is Safran's CEO?

    Safran's CEO is Olivier Andries
  3. How much revenue does Safran generate?

    Safran generates $20.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Safran have?

    Safran has historically raised $601.3M in funding
  5. Where is Safran's headquarters?

    Safran's headquarters is in Paris Île-de-France, FR
  1. How many employees does Safran have?

    Safran has 78,900 employees
  2. What sector does Safran operate in?

    Safran is in Aerospace, Defense
  3. Who are Safran's competitors?

    Safran's top competitors are BAE Systems, Boeing, Thales
  4. Who has Safran invested in?

    Safran's has invested in companies such as OXIS Energy, Kalray Corporation, Safety Line