Safran Hones Electric Propulsion Strategy

Safran technicians assembling propulsion units
Safran technicians assemble EngineUs electric propulsion units.
Credit: Benoit Vallet/Safran
Safran is proceeding with its master plan in electric propulsion by simultaneously pursuing the certification of electric motors while cooperating with startup airframers. By gathering experience with prototypes and studying electric propulsion architectures at the aircraft level, Safran is...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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