Of course it's about research. Of course it’s about science and scholarly endeavor. But in the end, the crucial aspect is that an airplane flies because the engine works. One part happens in people’s heads. The other touches their hearts. Ultimately, what counts is harnessing technology to achieve what seemed impossible. Developing unimaginable amounts of power. Studying that is one thing. Making it fly is something else entirely. At MTU, you can experience both.