Latécoère will design and manufacture the passenger door for the new Falcon 10X from Dassault Aviation


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TOULOUSE, France – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Regulatory News:

A long-standing partner of Dassault Aviation, Latécoère (Paris: LAT) is proud to be part of the new Falcon 10X. The Aerostructures division will design and build the passenger door for the new business jet, confirming with this new contract its position as the world leader in aircraft doors.

Since April, Latécoère has been producing a large-scale prototype door at its Toulouse factory to reduce program risks and plans to produce the doors for the duration of the program as well as provide maintenance parts and services.

Latécoère is also supporting Dassault Aviation on the design of the Falcon 10X, its pilot emergency door, a complex part of the fuselage, and its electrical harnesses.

“Latécoère is proud to be part of the new Falcon 10X program and appreciates Dassault Aviation’s continued confidence in our company. our unique expertise and consolidate our leadership position ”, declared Thierry Mootz, CEO of Latécoère.

The first door is expected to be produced in July 2022.


About Latécoère

International “Tier 1” partner of the world’s major aircraft manufacturers (Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Dassault, Embraer and Mitsubishi Aircraft), Latécoère is present in all segments of the aeronautics industry (commercial, regional, business and military aircraft), in two fields of activity:

  • Aerostructures (55% of turnover): sections of the fuselage and doors,
  • Interconnection systems (45% of turnover): cabling, electrical furniture and on-board equipment.

As of December 31, 2020, the Group employed 4,172 people in 13 different countries. As of August 31, 2021, Latécoère, a public limited company under French law with capital of € 132,745,925 divided into 530,983,700 shares with a par value of € 0.25, is listed on Euronext Paris – Compartment B, ISIN codes: FR0000032278 – Reuters: LAEP .PA – Bloomberg: LAT.FP.


Antoine Denry / Investor Relations

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Source: Latécoère


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