Our expertise


Our expertise

Established in 1904, Ratier moved to Figeac in 1918.

A century later, it has become the leading employer in the Lot department of France, employing nearly 1,400 personnel at its site.

Global leader in the design and manufacture of aircraft propellers,the company notably equips the A400M Atlas of the European forces, the French C160 Transall and Atlantique 2, the C130H Hercules of the American and international forces, and ATRs worldwide. Ratier-Figeac is also a leading supplier in the domain of cockpit equipment.

Our technical and industrial expertise is internationally acknowledged and recognized as we now export 60%of our production, particularly for the world’s main players (Airbus, ATR, Bombardier, Boeing, Comac, Dassault, Irkut, Northrop Grumman, US DoD, etc,).

Our innovation and investment policy for our products and our production resources is on a par with our ambitions. Our dynamic social policy has been created to enhance employee satisfaction and to attract future employees. We are actively involved in the training of young people through our apprenticeship scheme and partnerships with specialist organizations including the Department of Education, to adapt training to our future needs (Careers and Qualifications Campus - Industry of the Future).




Our company has earned its place as a manufacturer of aeronautical systems and a major player in the global aeronautics market through its high level of expertise and know-how in a variety of domains:

Studies, Research and Development, Production, Repair, Logistics, Purchasing, Programs, Quality, Methods, Marketing, Sales, Supports.