A 50/50 joint company between Safran Aircraft Engines (France) and MTU Aero Engines (Germany), long standing partners and leading engine manufacturers.
Safran Aircraft Engines (Safran Group) is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of aircraft and rocket engines. Safran Aircraft Engines designs, develops, produces and markets, alone or in partnership, engines for commercial and military aircraft, launches vehicles and satellites. Safran Aircraft Engines also offers a complete range of engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services to airlines, armed forces and other operators.
Safran Aircraft Engines excellence is recognized worldwide. Safran Aircraft Engines Military Engines Division designs, develops, produces, sells and supports jet engines for combat and training aircraft as well as turboprop engines for military transports. The Military Engines Division flagship products includes the M53-P2 (Mirage 2000), the M88-2 (Rafale), and the TP400-D6 turboprop engine (Airbus A400M).
MTU Aero Engines AG is Germany's leading engine manufacturer.
The company is a technological leader in low-pressure turbines, high-pressure compressors, turbine center frames as well as manufacturing processes and repair techniques. In the commercial OEM business, the company plays a key role in the development, manufacturing and marketing of high-tech components together with international partners. Some 30 percent of today’s active aircraft in service worldwide have MTU components on board. In the commercial maintenance sector the company ranks among the top 3 service providers for commercial aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The activities are combined under the roof of MTU Maintenance. In its military business segment, MTU Aero Engines is Germany's industrial lead company for practically all engines operated by the country's military. MTU operates a network of locations around the globe; Munich is home to its corporate headquarters.