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Aerospace is the human effort in science, engineering and business to fly in the atmosphere of Earth (aeronautics) and surrounding space (astronautics).
An airline is a company that provides air transport services for traveling passengers and freight.
An airplane or aeroplane (informally plane) is a powered, fixed-wing aircraft that is propelled forward by thrust from a jet engine, propeller or rocket engine.
An airship or dirigible balloon is a type of aerostat or lighter-than-air aircraft that can navigate through the air under its own power.
Alain Bombard (27 October 1924 – 19 July 2005) was a French biologist, physician and politician famous for sailing across the Atlantic Ocean in a small boat.
An arresting gear, or arrestor gear, is a mechanical system used to rapidly decelerate an aircraft as it lands.
The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) (English: "Financial Markets Regulator") is the stock market regulator in France.
École Polytechnique (also known as EP or X) is a French public institution of higher education and research in Palaiseau, a suburb southwest of Paris.
A board of directors is a recognized group of people who jointly oversee the activities of an organization, which can be either a for-profit business, nonprofit organization, or a government agency.
The CAC Next 20 is an index of security prices used with the Euronext Paris or Euronext Amsterdam.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
The Centre national d'études spatiales (CNES) (English: National Centre for Space Studies) is the French government space agency (administratively, a "public administration with industrial and commercial purpose").
A cockpit or flight deck is the area, usually near the front of an aircraft or spacecraft, from which a pilot controls the aircraft.
Commercial aviation is the part of civil aviation (both general aviation and scheduled airline services) that involves operating aircraft for hire to transport passengers or multiple loads of cargo.
Entrepreneurship is the process of designing, launching and running a new business, which is often initially a small business.
Euronext Paris is France's securities market, formerly known as the Paris Bourse, which merged with the Amsterdam, Lisbon and Brussels exchanges in September 2000 to form Euronext NV, which is the second largest exchange in Europe behind the UK's London Stock Exchange Group.
An evacuation slide is an inflatable slide used to evacuate an aircraft quickly.
Gainesville is a city in and the county seat of Cooke County, Texas, United States.
The galley is the compartment of a ship, train, or aircraft where food is cooked and prepared.
A helicopter is a type of rotorcraft in which lift and thrust are supplied by rotors.
In-flight entertainment (IFE) refers to the entertainment available to aircraft passengers during a flight.
An inflatable boat is a lightweight boat constructed with its sides and bow made of flexible tubes containing pressurised gas.
Innovation can be defined simply as a "new idea, device or method".
International Financial Reporting Standards, usually called IFRS, are standards issued by the IFRS Foundation and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) to provide a common global language for business affairs so that company accounts are understandable and comparable across international boundaries.
Jacques-Yves Cousteau (11 June 1910 – 25 June 1997) was a French naval officer, explorer, conservationist, filmmaker, innovator, scientist, photographer, author and researcher who studied the sea and all forms of life in water.
Le Bourget is a commune in the northeastern suburbs of Paris, France.
In a limited company, the liability of members or subscribers of the company is limited to what they have invested or guaranteed to the company.
There are dozens of commonly played sports that involve water.
Marine engineering includes the engineering of boats, ships, oil rigs and any other marine vessel or structure, as well as oceanographic engineering.
Maurice Mallet (1861–1926) was a cofounder of the company later called Zodiac Aerospace.
Newport is a city in, and the county seat of, Pend Oreille County, Washington.
A niche market is the subset of the market on which a specific product is focused.
Olivier Zarrouati (born April 16, 1958 in Toulon, France) is a French engineer and business man.
Orbis International is an international non-profit non-governmental organization (NGO) dedicated to saving sight worldwide.
Oxygen is a chemical element with symbol O and atomic number 8.
A parachute is a device used to slow the motion of an object through an atmosphere by creating drag (or in the case of ram-air parachutes, aerodynamic lift).
Plaisir is a commune located in the heart of the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France.
A public company, publicly traded company, publicly held company, publicly listed company, or public corporation is a corporation whose ownership is dispersed among the general public in many shares of stock which are freely traded on a stock exchange or in over the counter markets.
A regional airliner or a feederliner is a small airliner that is designed to fly up to 100 passengers on short-haul flights, usually feeding larger carriers' airline hubs from small markets.
Safran S.A. is a French multinational aircraft engine, rocket engine, aerospace-component and defense company.
Santa Maria is a city near the Southern California coast in Santa Barbara County.
A spacecraft is a vehicle or machine designed to fly in outer space.
A supervisory board or supervisory committee, often called board of directors, is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company and to hire and supervise the executive directors and CEO.
Telemetry is an automated communications process by which measurements and other data are collected at remote or inaccessible points and transmitted to receiving equipment for monitoring.
The Carlyle Group is an American multinational private equity, alternative asset management and financial services corporation.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United Nations Global Compact is a United Nations initiative to encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on their implementation.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
A weather or sounding balloon is a balloon (specifically a type of high-altitude balloon) that carries instruments aloft to send back information on atmospheric pressure, temperature, humidity and wind speed by means of a small, expendable measuring device called a radiosonde.
A yacht is a watercraft used for pleasure or sports.
Zodiac Aerospace is a French aerospace group founded in 1896 that supplies systems and equipment for aircraft.
Zodiac Seats U.S. (known as Weber Aircraft LLC until late 2012) is an American manufacturer of airline seats headquartered in Gainesville, Texas.