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Defence and Security

Defence and Security

Airbus is a global leader in the defence sector, the largest defence supplier in Europe, and among the top 10 defence companies worldwide. It manufactures tactical and strategic airlifters, multi-role aerial tankers and advanced combat aircraft. Together, the A400M, C295, CN235, A330 MRTT and Eurofighter Typhoon make up a world-class product line operated by air forces worldwide. With decades of industrial experience behind it, Airbus consistently develops cutting-edge technologies for the most challenging missions.

In addition to designing, developing and manufacturing military aircraft, Airbus offers a broad range of services to fully support its customers.

Airbus also is the no. 3 company worldwide in secure communication platforms, delivering agile, innovative, data-driven digital services for defence and cyber security applications.

  • Europe’s No. 1 in defence
  • Among the top 10 defence companies worldwide
  • Number 3 worldwide in Secure Communications
  • World-renowned range of products including Eurofighter and A400M

Orders & Deliveries

Total Orders  1839
Total Deliveries  1618
Total in operation  1300

Our Defence Portfolio

A400M

A400M

Delivery to the point of need

A330 MRTT

A330 MRTT

The 21st Century Benchmark for New Generation Tanker/Transport aircraft

Eurofighter

Eurofighter

The world’s most advanced new generation multi-role/swing-role combat aircraft

C295

C295

The most versatile and efficient Tactical Transport aircraft

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

UAS solutions for military and commercial applications

Other Activities

A320neo multi-mission version

A320neo multi-mission version

Future Combat Air System

Future Combat Air System

How the A400M is built

How the A400M is built

Learn about a day in the life of A330 MRTT

Learn about a day in the life of A330 MRTT

Looking back on 10,000 hours of A400M flight test

Looking back on 10,000 hours of A400M flight test

Making our oceans safer

Making our oceans safer

C295 for Canada

C295 for Canada

Airbus Defence formation flight: 50-year anniversary

Four members from Airbus’ world-class product line of defence aircraft – the A330 MRTT Multi-Role Tanker Transport, A400M military airlifter, C295 tactical airlifter and Eurofighter Typhoon swing-role fighter – soar together during a special formation flight celebrating the company’s 50th anniversary.

Services

Services

Military Aircraft

SmartForce

SmartForce

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Netwok for the Sky

Netwok for the Sky

Latest Defence media assets


Latest Defence News

Airbus’ high-profile jetliner presence at Le Bourget, and partnering with start-ups for FCAS

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Airbus-built T-16 satellite successfully launched on Ariane 5

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Airbus “goes the distance” with its jetliner families and readies a new chapter in European defence

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Lockheed Martin and Airbus reaffirm tanker partnership at 2019 Paris Air Show

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Looking to a sustainable future, and advancing digital transformation for Airbus services

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Airbus launches innovation initiative around FCAS to make European Defence ready for the Future

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