Leonardo is a global high-tech company and a key player in Aerospace, Defence & Security.
Leonardo Australia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leonardo International, has the mandate to represent all Lines of Business, Joint Ventures and Subsidiaries of Leonardo. Since 1885, Leonardo has been supplying cutting edge technology solutions to Australia. Today, Leonardo is a key player within the Australian Defence Industry with a significant in-country base of installed equipment across Australia, including operating sites in Melbourne, Perth and Nowra.
The Leonardo Essendon Fields based Helicopter service centre supports customers through the provision of OEM technical advice, maintenance services and logistics support. Leonardo’s benchmark AW139 is being operated by Air Ambulance Victoria (through Babcock Mission Critical Services Australasia), NSW Ambulance (through TOLL Helicopters and Westpac Rescue Service), LifeFlight Australia, Queensland Government Air (QGAir) and Careflight.
In the Space domain, Leonardo Australia has the mandate to represent leading space companies Telespazio S.p.A (67% Leonardo, 33% Thales) and e-GEOS S.p.A (80% Telespazio, 20% Italian Space Agency). Leonardo Australia and e-GEOS have partnered to collaborate on providing to Australia commercial geospatial information services and Earth Observation products as well as to generate new Intellectual Property as supporting partners of the SmartSat Cooperative Research Centre.