• Aerospace & defense
    Testing & Simulation
    Conference
  • Aerospace & defense
    Testing & Simulation
    Conference
  • Aerospace & defense
    Testing & Simulation
    Conference

ATC - ASC Europe DIAGORA,Toulouse,France

Recognizing the importance of a dedicated event for those working in aerospace Simulation and testing, and the absence of such event in Europe, Automaker media group began the AEROSPACE & DEFENSE - TESTING EXPO & CONFERENCE and
AEROSPACE & DEFENSE - SIMULATION CONFERENCE






OEMs in FRANCE

Airbus
Dassault-Aviation
Stelia Aerospace
Thales Alenia Space
Airbus Defense and Space
SAFRAN
Turbomeca - Alstom
Freescale
Continental Automotive
Thales Avionics
Goodrich
Rockwell-Collis

Major OEM R&D Facility
(Research centres)

ONERA
INRIA
CNES
CEA
CERFACS

Universities and Grandes Ecoles

ISAE (merge of Supaéro and ENSICA)
ENAC
EMAC
Universities of Toulouse, Bordeaux and Pau
Bordeaux and Pau
INPT
ENSAM
ENSEIRB
Ecole des Mines Albi-Carmaux
Engineering school Tarbes

Aerospace Valley - Facts & Figures

Large companies: 100
SME companies: 400
Number of employees Accumulated: 130,000 employees in industry including SME
Number of research institutes: 80

Cluster Management

Organizational form Association LOI 1901
Financing 1/3 French National State
1/3 Local and regional authorities
1/3 Membership fees

Major Suppliers in FRANCE

Alema, Creuzet, EADS Sogerma, Exameca, Labinal,Latécoère, Liebherr Aerospace, Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, PotezAeronautique,Ratier Figeac, SAFT


Toulouse is the centre of the European aerospace industry, with the headquarters of Airbus, the Galileo positioning system, the SPOT satellite system, the Airbus Group (former EADS), ATR and the Aerospace Valley.

The city also hosts the European headquarters of Intel and CNES's Toulouse Space Centre (CST), the largest space centre in Europe. Thales Alenia Space, and Astrium Satellites, Airbus Group's satellite system subsidiary, also have a significant presence in Toulouse. The air route between Toulouse Blagnac and Paris Orly is the busiest in Europe. According to the rankings of L'Express and Challenges, Toulouse is the most dynamic city in France.