The Aeronautics and Space Cluster-Association of the Basque Country - HEGAN, is the first regional aerospace Cluster in Spain founded in 1997. Since that date, it works to boost, develop and represent all the entities that make up the Sector in Euskadi.
At present, 69 organizations are counted as Members -52 Industries, 7 RTD Entities, 5 Universities and 5 Allies- that cover practically the entire Aerospace Value Chain, supplying Systems, Sub-assemblies, Components, Equipment and Advanced Services for the most important global Clients.
Certified in all the standards of the Sector (EN9100, NADCAP…) they are key suppliers in the Aerostructures, Engines, Systems and Space segments; keeping a high technological intensity that allows them to be reliable partners in any of the most demanding sectors.
Design and Manufacturing of big equipped Aerostructures (Sections, Wings…)
Design and Manufacturing of complete Engine subsystems (LPTs, TBHs…)
Design and Manufacturing of complete subsystems for Space (EO Cameras, Antennas, electronics…)
Conceptual Design, Detail Engineering, Integration and Assemblies, Components, Tooling, Machining and Casting, Treatments and Sheet Metal, Composites, Testing and Certification, MRO, Production and Manufacturing advanced Solutions…
HEGAN Members collaborate with most of the major Clients around the World such as Airbus (DS, Helicopters…), Boeing, Dassault, Daher-Socata, Diehl-BGT, Embraer, ESA, Eurofighter, General Electric, Héroux-Devtec, IAI, Indra, MBDA, Martin-Baker, NASA, Pratt & Whitney, Ratier-Figeac, Rolls-Royce, Safran (Landing, Aerosystems, Transmission…), Sikorsky, Thales…