Leonardo designs and builds a range of aircraft along with the sensors and electronic systems that sit under the skin of the world’s most advanced planes and helicopters, effectively acting as their brains, senses and nervous systems.

Leonardo is the UK’s leading manufacturer of sensors and electronic systems, developing communications or sensor technology that connects and protects UK and allied forces on operations around the world.

Leonardo boasts a rich heritage in delivering the capability that is helping keep a watchful eye on the UK coastline and enhancing the effectiveness of naval operations around the world, above and below the surface,

Leonardo's world-class portfolio of space capabilities supports satellite manufacturers and operators worldwide, having been involved in Earth Observation, scientific exploration, telecommunications and navigation programmes for over 50 years.

Leonardo has a long and distinguished history in providing capabilities and services to all military branches to deliver Multi-Domain Capability.

Major Programmes

Leonardo is playing an active role in defining the next generation capability that will help ensure the UK remains a world-leader in the combat air sector.

Leonardo plays a key role in the Eurofighter Typhoon programme, delivering over 60% of the platform's on-board avionics.

Leonardo is part of Team Pellonia – a collaborative national enterprise approach to delivering UK Next Generation Air Survivability (NGAS) solutions.


Leonardo offers amazing job opportunities for experienced hires, as well as award-winning programmes for people at the start of their careers.

Leonardo's award-winning graduate training programme is designed to support your first steps after leaving university and help you develop your career.

Highly-regarded programmes offering intensive training lasting 2-4 years, with apprentices gaining a substantial depth of skills in their specialist area.

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