Safran Contemplates Civil Supersonic Program; Dassault Rules It Out

Credit: Safran
PARIS—Safran may bid for becoming a supplier on a future civil supersonic aircraft program, according to CEO Philippe Petitcolin. “We will maybe participate in a supersonic project, we have yet to make a decision,” he said, speaking Feb. 27 at Safran’s annual press conference in Paris. Building the...
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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