Safran Landing Systems in Dinard provides maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for landing gear, hydraulic equipment, wheels and brakes on regional and business aircraft, as well as helicopters.
This facility has 110 expert employees, and operates more than 6,000 square meters (64,800 sq ft) of dedicated installations, giving it the capacity needed to support customers throughout Europe and Africa. Based at the Dinard international airport in Brittany, western France, Safran Landing Systems provides a wide range of services for a number of different fixed and rotary-wing aircraft.
It deploys a broad array of machinery and equipment to inspect, machine and regenerate all types of parts. It covers all MRO processes, with state-of-the-art equipment for machining (boring, grinding, milling, turning), non-destructive testing (electrostatic penetrant inspection, magnetic particle inspection, eddy current, ultrasound) and surface treatment.
Dinard facility's scope of expertise encompasses parts machining and regeneration, non-destructive testing and surface treatment for the three main parts of any landing system: landing gear, wheels & brakes, hydraulic systems.
Experts provide optimized customer support through their ability to work on equipment in the shop or "on wing". These support capabilities are backed by a pool of landing gear available for lease or standard exchange, plus the systematic publication of a Log Card, giving information on the aging of major parts, their potential and life limit.
Wheels and brakes
Safran Landing Systems is capable of servicing a wide range of wheels and brakes from many different manufacturers. It also allows customers to choose by the hour and logistics support contracts. A dedicated wheel and brake shop means faster turn times, greater flexibility and costs kept under control.
In Dinard, Safran Landing Systems provides MRO services for a wide range of hydraulic components, including servo-controls, flap-screws, actuators, uplocks, etc. Hydrep's shops repair or overhaul some 6,000 components and subassemblies annually, of 1,250 different types.
This broad range of expertise means that Safran Landing Systems maintains complete control over the refurbishment process, with guaranteed quality, on-time delivery and minimized customer costs.
Dinard facility has earned all certifications needed to handle equipment from the following manufacturers: Safran Landing Systems, BF Goodrich, Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems (MABS), CASA, Embraer and ELEB (Embraer Liebherr Equipamentos do Brasil).
You can see its certifications on the Certificates page.
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