Leonardo (Past Sponsor)
Leonardo is one of the world’s top ten players in Aerospace, Defence and Security, a trusted long-term partner of choice for governments, institutions and private customers, delivering cutting-edge and dual-use technologies.
With a consolidated industrial presence in four markets, including Poland, an international commercial network and successful joint ventures, among which Eurofighter, Leonardo contributes significantly to the countries it is based in, with a strong legacy, and advanced manufacturing and technological capabilities.
With about 13% of 2017 revenues dedicated to Research & Development, Leonardo is ranked 2nd in Europe and 5th worldwide in terms of R&D investments in Aerospace & Defence sector.
Leonardo is committed to creating value for all its stakeholders through a path of long-term sustainable growth, investing in the continuous improvement of its key competencies, products and technologies. Products, solutions and services made by Leonardo are in use in more than 150 countries worldwide. Leonardo guarantees a lifelong customer support throughout the entire life cycle of its product and solutions, for a top performance over time.
In Poland, the Świdnik facility represents the third pillar of Helicopter Division's manufacturing capability in Europe, alongside Italy and the UK. PZL-Swidnik is the only Polish producer of own-designed helicopters with the unique capability to autonomously design, develop, produce and support aircrafts.