CFM56

Maintenanance, Repair & Overhaul

CFM56 (MRO)

The CFM56 engine family includes five different models covering the thrust range from 18,500 to 34,000 lbf. CFM56 engines equip Airbus A320 twinjets, the first generation of A340-200/-300 long-haul transports and both the standard and next-generation Boeing 737s. With a backlog of nearly 14,000 orders from about 300 different customers, the CFM56 is the hottest selling engine in the commercial transport market.

The engine is produced in a cooperative 50-50 venture of GE and France's Snecma Moteurs.

CFM56 MRO at MTU Maintenance
The CFM56-2 is maintained at MTU Maintenance Canada, the CFM56-3 is maintained at MTU Maintenance Canada and at MTU Maintenance Zhuhai, the CFM56-5B at MTU Maintenance Zhuhai. The CFM56-7B is supported by MTU Maintenance Hannover and by MTU Maintenance Zhuhai.

Overview of maintenance capabilities

  • Customised service packages and individual repair solutions
  • Modification, retrofitting, repair and overhaul
  • State-of-the-art repair service for entire engines, and comprehensive parts repair
  • Innovative high-tech repair processes (MTUPlus Repairs)
  • On-wing support
  • 24/365 AOG hotline and spare parts provisioning in AOG emergencies
  • Engine condition and trend monitoring
  • Engineering support
  • Provisioning of lease engines through MTU's e-pool services
  • 1st run warranty repairs

Facts

  • Two-shaft turbofan
  • Single-stage high-pressure turbine
  • Four-stage low-pressure turbine

Support

  • Maintenance, repair and overhaul at MTU Maintenance Hannover, MTU Maintenance Canada and MTU Maintenance Zhuhai

Applications

  • Boeing 737
  • Airbus A320
  • Airbus A340-200/-300

Technical Data

Max. thrust104.5 kN
Pressure ratio25.2:1
Length2,365 mm
Diameter1,600 mm
Weight1,951 kg

Sales Contacts

Andreas Kalina
Europe / Africa / Middle East
Phone: +49 511 7806-2533
Andreas.Kalina@mtu.de
Christoph Heck
South and North America
Phone: +49 511 7806-2621
Christoph.Heck@mtu.de
Wim van Beers
Asia-Pacific
Phone: +49 511 7806-2390
Wim.VanBeers@mtu.de
Jan Steenbock
Far East
Phone: +49 511 7806-4221
Jan.Steenbock@mtu.de
Norbert Moeck
Director Engine Programs
Phone: +49 511 7806 2319
Norbert.Moeck@mtu.de

AOG Hotline

AOG
Phone: +49 171 431 4333