Italy-based Leonardo is among the eight largest defense contractors in the world, with a 2022 annual revenue of €14.7 ($15.5) billion. With more than 51,000 employees worldwide, Leonardo produces a wide variety of products, from aircraft, defense electronics, space systems, automation, cyber security, and surveillance drones.

Leonardo’s headquarters for its U.S. helicopter operations is located in Greater Philadelphia near the Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE). Hear from Clyde Woltman, CEO of Leonardo Helicopters US, on why Leonardo selected Greater Philadelphia as its North American hub and how our region allows this international manufacturing juggernaut to thrive.

For more about Leonardo, read our company profile here.