08:00 to 10:30
21 Mar 2018
SAFRAN Electronics & Defense Services main business segments are in the repair and overhaul of Safran Group OEM avionics and repair of third-party OEM avionics such as Honeywell, Thales, Rockwell Collins and BAE Systems.
They are also the Authorized Repair Station for Airbus Avionics, FADEC International and Saft Batteries. The current facility is designed for expansion of capabilities to handle next-generation aircraft such as Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Airbus A350.
The program of the visit will be as follows:
- 09:00 – Arrival of the participants
- 09:15 – Company slide presentation by Olivier Thomas, CEO of SAFRAN Electronics & Defense Services Asia
- 09:30 – Innovation and Improvement Initiatives by Engineering Manager/Continuous Improvement Safran Presentation
- 09:45 – Q&A
- 10:00 – Facility Tour covering 6 workshops to see various aerospace products that are being repaired in our shop
- 10:25 – Group photo
- 10:30 – End of the visit
- Please note that this event is restricted to French Chamber members only -
Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia Pte Ltd is a joint venture between Safran Electronics & Defense (France) -60%- and SIA Engineering Company -40%- Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia Pte Ltd is the leading repair and overhaul shop for avionics and electrical components, and Safran Group’s first avionics Centre of Excellence in the Asia Pacific.
The customer base includes 85 airline customers with approvals by various airworthiness authorities including Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), Civil Aviation Authority of China (CAAC), Department of Civil Aviation Malaysia (DCA Malaysia) and Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT).
With more than 3,000 repair and overhaul capabilities covering most Airbus (including A380 and A350), Boeing (including 787 Dreamliner) and ATR 42/72 aircraft types, they provide comprehensive solutions for airlines and aftermarket fleet management solution providers
About the Speaker
- Olivier THOMAS, Managing Director/CEO, Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia
Olivier joined Safran Group in 2010 as the Head of Software Department at Safran Engineering Services.
He was appointed CEO of Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia Pte Ltd in September 2015.Prior to his career at Safran Group, Olivier was with Groupe Eurogiciel, France, as the Technical Project Manager in Toulouse and Paris.
Mr Olivier holds a degree in critical software and robotics engineering with the Institut Méditerranéen d'Etude et Recherche en Informatique et Robotique (IMERIR), Perpignan in France, and is a LEAN Six-Sigma Green Belt Apprentice under the Safran Corporate University.