Landing gears

A global approach

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty is the world leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of landing gear systems. A unique combination of advanced engineering capabilities, integrated systems technology and experience on an exhaustive range of programs enables Messier-Bugatti-Dowty to provide innovative solutions for a diverse range of aircraft.

In today's dynamic aerospace environment, the challenges of the market require a holistic view of the product life cycle. At Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, our focus is to provide landing gear systems which are not only reliable and robust, but increasingly weight efficient and environmentally responsible, thus providing overall value across the full life of an aircraft program.


Systems integration

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty is an integral part of the Safran group's landing systems integration capability, which covers the full ATA chapter 32 of commercial aircraft landing systems. This capability offers airframers a single source for their needs, saving considerable time and cost in terms of design, technical interface and supplier management. Today Messier-Bugatti-Dowty is leading systems activity on a number of development programs, coordinating the integration of sub-systems provided by specialist partners, allowing customers to reduce management responsibilities, lead times and acquisition costs.