Thales is a world-leading provider of onboard and ground systems for the civil aerospace market. The company’s Aerospace activities employ 13,000 people, who are helping to define tomorrow's air transport solutions: cleaner, quieter and more efficient aircraft designed to fly safely in ever-more crowded skies.
Thales provides systems and functions for all types of aircraft – commercial airliners, regional, business aircraft, and helicopters – and is a first-tier partner of the world’s leading manufacturers, including Airbus, ATR, Boeing, Bombardier, Gulfstream and Sukhoi, on all of their major programmes.
Thales provides world-class expertise in onboard electronics, drawing on recognised engineering know-how, a proven ability to innovate and an in-depth knowledge of customer needs, and local operations around the globe.
Building on a strong industrial base in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, Thales has established aerospace centres of excellence on all five continents and is committed to providing secure and seamless solutions to its vast array of customers around the globe.
Thales technology applied to the aeronautical field is the result of the multiple synergies that were obtained between the different divisions of the company.This means that technologies designed in origin for the areas: space, military and security converge in the aviation sector.
A complete range of solutions meet the needs of customers in avionics, cabin systems and on-board electrical systems or flight simulators and air traffic management systems.