Guimbal helicopters company was founded late-2000, with the purpose of developing and certifying the two-seat helicopter Cabri G2. This also involved the full-scale industrialisation for serial production. The program was based on the achievements of the technological demonstrator that Bruno Guimbal had built and tested in the 90's. On December the 15th, 2007 in Le Bourget, after six years of intense development and nearly 300 hours of relentless flight testing, Alain Leroy, EASA director, delivered the Cabri G2 Type Certificate. The first genuine European piston helicopter ever !
Sofresud is specialized in Defense and offers its know-how in several domains: hardware and software development, embedded systems, systems integration, data timing. Sofresud supplies target designation system called Quick Pointing Device (Q.P.D.).
Tronics is an international full-service MEMS manufacturer with wafer fabs in Europe and the USA, and representation in Asia, Tronics provides local support to customers on three continents, and offers one of the broadest technology portfolios in the industry. Tronics services range from MEMS design to high volume MEMS manufacturing. Tronics is “much more than a MEMS foundry” in the sense that it offers the full service spectrum required for successful transformation of OEM concepts into reliable MEMS products, including comprehensive test and packaging capabilities.