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About Airbus Defence and Space

Our DNA

Vision: Airbus Defence and Space is a global pioneer. Our joint talent and technology connect and protect lives.

Mission: We create innovative, effective space and defence solutions and services for our customers, driving our industry forward. We focus on the people we work with and for.

Airbus Defence and Space, PIONEERING THE FUTURE TOGETHER

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Our company

Nowhere are technology and engineering requirements more stringent and demanding than in the fields of defence, security and space exploitation.

Airbus Defence and Space unites a range of capabilities and skills unrivalled anywhere in the world.

  • Europe’s No. 1 in defence and space
  • Among the top 10 defence companies worldwide
  • World-leading player in the space industry
  • World-renowned range of products including Eurofighter, A400M and Ariane launcher

Revenues

€14 Billion

Order intake

€13 Billion

Order backlog

€48 Billion

Ebit

€900 Million

Our people

All this is possible due to our people and their outstanding international talent and unique research and development capabilities. Very few companies in the world can pride themselves on such deeply rooted engineering excellence and reliability. Our talents are developing tomorrow’s technology today.

Multinational:
Over 86 different nationalities are represented in Airbus Defence and Space’s workforce.

Highly qualified:
Over 67% of Airbus Defence and Space’s workforce hold a university degree at graduate or postgraduate level

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