Analyzes and laboratory tests for aeronautics and aerospace sectors


In order to guarantee the safety and comfort of the goods and people transported, you need to ensure the reliability and performance of your aeronautical equipment and materials. To meet the challenges of the air transport, industrials must improve their products to reduce the aircraft weight and energy consumption and to control their production and operating costs, etc.

Testing and analyzing items is the best way to optimize the quality and performance of your products at every steps of their lifecycle in order to allow a best management of your process efficiency, your maintenance costs and energy and raw material consumption.


Thanks to its highly qualified staff and experts, human dimension and reactivity, SFC has a wide range of exceptional equipment develop by our teams to assist you in your analysis, testing and development of methods, processes or materials.
Self-sufficiency laboratory, we are placed in a strategic and convenient location. With our 1.500 sqm laboratories surface area, 35 multi-sector highly qualified experts can effectively respond to your technical needs.
Following a strict requirement specification, SFC is qualified by SAFRAN for a panel of chemical, physico-chemical and mineralogical analyzes on oxide, non-oxide ceramics, composite materials and metallic powders characterizations. Our quality management policy, based on continuous improvement processes, pushes SFC’s teams to satisfy at best the requests of our customers according to the most rigorous standards.

Thanks to our more than 90 years experiences of supporting projects, we offer to contribute to your aeronautical developments on many services:

  • Material characterizations (polymers, composites, metals, ceramics, etc.)
  • Chemical analyzes (resins, oils, etc.)
  • Dimensional analyzes
  • Thermal analyzes
  • Analysis of release of volatile organic compounds
  • Identification of pollutants
  • Failure analyzes
  • Research & Development applied on new materials properties, manufacturing processes and characterization methods
  • Documentation search and survey
  • Other tailor-made service offers

To support companies operating in sectors with technology-intensive fields, our skills are multidisciplinary. Find the other sectors of activity for which SFC has strategic assets in terms of project support.

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