Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus and Europe’s number 1 defence and space company. It is one of the world´s leading space companies and one of the top 10 defence companies globally, with revenues of around €11 billion and more than 33,000 employees.
The division is composed of four programme lines: Military Aircraft, Space Systems, UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) and CIS (Communications, Intelligence & Security).
Military Aircraft develops, delivers and supports military aircraft. Key products include the Eurofighter, the A400M, the A330 MRTT and the C295/CN235.
Space Systems covers the full range of civil and defence space systems with its unique solutions for telecommunications, earth observation, navigation and science include spacecraft, ground segments and payloads. As the European prime contractor for launchers, orbital systems and space exploration, its key systems include Ariane launchers in the framework of a joint venture with Safran, ArianeGroup.
UAS develops, delivers and supports unmanned vehicles, including Atlante, Harfang or Zephyr among others.
CIS is the “one-stop-shop” for satellite and terrestrial communication, intelligence, security and cyber security, maritime services and solutions.