Airbus Defence & Space
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2015, it generated revenues of €64.5 billion and employed a workforce of around 136 600.
Airbus is at the forefront of the aviation industry, building the most innovative commercial aircraft and consistently capturing about half of all commercial airliner orders. Thanks to its deep understanding of changing market needs, customer focus and technological innovation, Airbus helps airlines grow and people connect.
The company contributes to nations’ defence and security through its strong capabilities in military aircraft, providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, and cybersecurity markets. As the Europe’s number one space enterprise, Airbus also has a growing impact on our daily lives: from deep-space exploration and scientific missions to today’s most reliable telecommunications and Earth observation satellites.
As the world’s number one helicopter manufacturer, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military helicopter solutions to its customers, who serve, protect, save lives and safely carry passengers in highly demanding environments.