Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia invests in new MRO capabilities in Singapore

The company acquired new repair capabilities and upgraded its facility in anticipation of air traffic recovery

Singapore February 18, 2022 Photo(s): By Safran
SEDSA facility

Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia announced today that it has increased its scope of MRO activities.

Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia will now carry out Maintenance and Repair Operations on landing gear control systems, such as tire pressure and brake temperature monitoring, for aircraft ranging from business jets to civilian aircraft, at its Singapore site. Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia’s territorial rights to perform these repairs covers Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

In addition, Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia received new scopes of repair including a range of products such as external lighting, wiper system, cockpit control systems and cargo door.

“In anticipation of the traffic recovery in the region, we have increased our capacity and scope of repair and we recently upgraded our store to welcome more activity. Our company now serves as Safran’s sole site for repairs in Asia Pacific for A350 avionics equipment and Rotating Pressure Sensor Assembly components,” commented Matthieu Pere, CEO of Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia.

“We welcome Safran Electronics & Defense Services Asia’s decision to expand its MRO capabilities in Singapore. It is a testimony to Safran’s confidence in Singapore as a leading aerospace hub,” said Lim Tse Yong, Vice President, Capital Goods and Vice President, Conglomerates, Singapore Economic Development Board. “We look forward to partnering with our industry partners, including Safran, to seize opportunities with the recovery.”