A joint MTU, Rolls-Royce, Avio Aero and ITP effort, the EJ200 is an advanced engine powering the Eurofighter and its export version Typhoon. It is a brand new two-shaft turbofan engine in the 90 kN thrust category.
MTU’s production share is 30 percent and comprises the low- and high-pressure compressors, electronic control unit, plus work on the high-pressure turbine as well as assembly and testing of the engines for the German Armed Forces.
Development and production
- Eurofighter / Typhoon
|Max. thrust with afterburner||20,000 lbf|
|Max. thrust without afterburner||13,000 lbf|
|Length||appr. 157 in|
|Max. diameter||29 in|
|Weight||2,183 - 2,282 lbs|