Leonardo is a global industrial group that builds technological capabilities in Aerospace, Defence & Security. The company plays a prominent role in major international strategic programmes and is a trusted technological partner of governments, defence agencies, institutions and enterprises.
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Main Shareholdings and Joint Ventures
Leonardo UK Helicopters / Defence Electronics (100%)
Development and production of civil and military helicopters, electronic systems and cyber solutions in the defence and security field.
Leonardo DRS Defence electronics (80,9%)
Design, development and manufacture of integrated products, services and support for military forces, intelligence agencies, and leading defence contractors around the world.
PZL Świdnik Helicopters (100%)
Design, development and production of helicopters.
Kopter Helicopters (100%)
Development of a new generation of light helicopters with advanced hybrid/electric propulsion technologies.
Telespazio Satellite services (67%)
Design and development of space systems, management of launch services, orbit and ground segment satellite control; Earth observation services, integrated communications, satellite navigation and localisation, scientific programmes.
Thales Alenia Space Satellite production (33%)
Design, development and production of dual-satellite systems for telecommunications, environmental and terrestrial climate monitoring, defence and security, scientific exploration and research, and space infrastructure.
MBDA Defence systems (25%)
Design, development and production of missiles and missile systems for all types of platforms and for the main market sectors.
Hensoldt Defence electronics (25.1%)
Leading manufacturer of sensors for defence and security applications.
Avio Space propulsion (29.63%)
Design, development, production and integration of space launchers and of solid and liquid fuel propulsion systems for tactical missiles, space launchers and satellites.
ATR Regional turboprop aircraft (50%)
Leader in the production of regional turboprop aircraft for passenger transport, special missions and cargo.
Elettronica Defence electronics (31.33%)
Design, development and production of strategic surveillance, self-defence and electronic attack systems for naval, air and land armed and government forces, internationally.
Larimart Defence electronics (60%)
Design and development of telecommunications solutions in the Defence, Security and Emergency fields.
Leonardo Global Solutions Services (100%)
Leonardo’s Service Provider, it operates as Procurement Competence Center, Global Real Estate Provider, Business and People Care Services Manager, and Environmental Risk Manager, supporting business in Italy and abroad.
Leonardo International Commercial Co-ordination (100%)
Supervision of shareholdings in companies present in international markets (excluding UK, Poland and the USA) and commercially relevant, with the aim of harmonising operating standards with those of the parent company and providing support in terms of planning and management control.
Leonardo Logistics Logistics (100%)
Industrial logistics services, optimised transport management and service provider of standard materials, integrated by specialised engineering and Advanced Logistics 4.0 solutions, with digitisation and technological innovation for integrated and sustainable logistics.
2030 Strategic Plan
The Be Tomorrow - Leonardo 2030 strategic plan sets out Leonardo's future ambitions, aimed at consolidating the company’s position as a leader in the international AD&S sector and maintaining its central role in important strategic cooperation initiatives, as well as driving future technological cycles.
Leonardo's growth plan for the next ten years involves strengthening its core activities, evolving products and services, and nurturing its technological innovation processes.