06/27/2017 Liebherr-Aerospace Receives Airbus Helicopters Supplier Awards

Airbus Helicopters has presented Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS for the third time in a row with the Award “Best Performer 2016 - Silver” in Customer Support & Services and Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH with the Award “Best Improver 2016 - Bronze” in Industrial Performance.

„Best Improver 2016 – Bronze” Award in Industrial Performance

„Best Improver 2016 – Bronze” Award in Industrial Performance

From left to right: Josef Gropper, Managing Director and COO of Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Christian Cornille, Executive Vice President - Industry of Airbus Helicopters, Heiko Lütjens, Managing Director and CTO of Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS and Robert Brugger, Program Manager Contract of Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH with the Award “Best Improver 2016 - Bronze” in Industrial Performance - © Airbus Helicopters, Amélie Laurin

Liebherr-Aerospace has received two Supplier Awards from Airbus Helicopters during a ceremony at their plant in Dugny near Le Bourget, Paris (France) on June 20th, 2017.

In their speeches, Josef Gropper, Managing Director & COO Production, Purchasing and Asset Investments at Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation Systems SAS, and Jean-Luc Maigne, Managing Director of Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS, thanked Airbus Helicopters for the recognition of the effort and commitment as well as the level of performance achieved by the teams of Liebherr-Aerospace.

These awards are encouraging Liebherr-Aerospace to keep on further improving the companies’ performance and to continue the partnership approach with Airbus Helicopters for these improvement initiatives.

Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS, Liebherr’s center of competence for air management systems and Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH, Liebherr’s center of competence for flight control and actuation systems, landing gears, gears, gearboxes and electronics, develop, manufacture, supply and provide customer services for various systems and components to almost all programs of Airbus Helicopters.

Matthieu Louvot, SVP Support & Services of Airbus Helicopters (left) and Jean-Luc Maigne, Managing Director of Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS with the Award “Best Performer 2016 - Silver” in Customer Support & Services - © Airbus Helicopters, Amélie Laurin

Matthieu Louvot, SVP Support & Services of Airbus Helicopters (left) and Jean-Luc Maigne, Managing Director of Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS with the Award “Best Performer 2016 - Silver” in Customer Support & Services - © Airbus Helicopters, Amélie Laurin

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, 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), São José dos Campos (Brazil), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Bangalore (India), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).