Press releases | 06/06/2017 Liebherr-Aerospace at Paris Air Show 2017

Liebherr-Aerospace will participate in Paris Air Show 2017, which takes place from June 19 to 25 in Le Bourget (France). Visitors to the show will be able to see the company at a number of different locations.

Impression of Liebherr-Aerospace’s stand at Paris Air Show in 2015- © Liebherr

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A leading supplier to the aviation industry, Liebherr-Aerospace will welcome partners, official delegations and visitors at its stand N° A276 in hall 2A. On display will be a wide range of air management, flight control and landing gear systems, as well as components, on an area covering around 260 m².

Exhibit highlights

Components for the wing tip folding system for the Boeing 777X aircraft program and a nose landing gear for the AW189 helicopter, which is extended and retracted on the stand, are presented to the general public for the first time. In addition, visitors will have the opportunity to discover innovations in research and development, such as the “Skin Heat Exchanger”, a heat exchanger that is an integral part of the aircraft structure. Further highlights include various components produced using the 3D printing process, such as the valve block of a spoiler actuator that has flown for the first time this year on board an A380 test aircraft.

Amongst others, an electronic control unit for the high lift system of the Embraer E-Jet E2 will also be displayed on the stand. This electronic control unit was developed by Liebherr-Aerospace in collaboration with Liebherr-Elektronik GmbH, Lindau (Germany), which is also showcasing products of its own at the stand.

L’Avion des Métiers

Liebherr-Aerospace participates once again in the “L’Avion des Métiers” campaign from June 19-25, sponsored by the French Aerospace Industries Association (GIFAS). This year, the company is presenting the careers of a mechanic, logistics specialist and test technician. The pavilion is located between the “Musée de l’Air” and Hall 2.

Forum Emploi Formation

Once again this year, the trade fair organizers are inviting visitors to the “Forum Emploi Formation” career fair. From June 23-25, Liebherr-Aerospace takes part to the event showing what it has to offer as an employer. Those who are interested can get to know the company on stand N° B16, find out about career opportunities and make initial contact.

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of eleven divisional control companies within the Liebherr Group and coordinates all activities in the aerospace and transportation systems sectors.

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry and has more than five decades of experience in this field. The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control and actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems, as well as gears and gearboxes. These systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, single aisle and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil helicopters and combat helicopters.

Liebherr’s aerospace and transportation systems division employs around 5,400 people. It has four aviation equipment production plants at Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France), Guaratinguetá (Brazil) and Nizhny Novgorod (Russia). These production sites offer a worldwide service with additional customer service centers in Saline (Michigan/USA), Seattle (Washington/USA), Montréal (Canada), Sao José dos Campos (Brazil), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).


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Ute Braam

Head of Corporate Communications

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS

Pfänderstraße 50-52

88161 Lindenberg