MTU at the 2013 Paris Air Show: Lower fuel burn, lower noise, and lower emissions

High-speed low-pressure turbine for the GTF receives innovation awards - Complete engines and various modules on display

MTU Aero Engines, Germany's leading and the country's only independent engine manufacturer, is an established glo­bal player in the industry. It engages in the development, manufacture, marketing and support of commercial and mili­tary aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The compa­ny is a technological leader in low-pressure turbines, high-pressure compressors, manufacturing processes, and repair techniques. In the commercial maintenance area, MTU Main­te­nance is the world's largest independent provider of engine maintenance services. In the military arena, MTU Aero Engines is Germany's industrial lead company for practically all engines flown by the country's military. MTU operates affiliates around the globe; Munich is home to its corporate headquarters. In fiscal 2012, the company had a workforce of some 8,500 employees and posted consoli­dated sales of some 3.4 billion euros. In early March this year, the company won the German Industry’s 32nd Innova­tion Award, and in April, it was honored with the German Innovation Award. In both instances, MTU received the reco­gnition for the geared turbofan™ engine’s high-speed low-pressure turbine.

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