MTU at a glance

MTU at a glance

MTU Aero Engines is Germany’s leading engine manufacturer and an established global player in the industry. We engage in the design, development, manufacture, marketing and support of commercial and military aircraft engines in all thrust and power categories and stationary gas turbines. Operating affiliates all over the world, MTU has a local presence in major regions and markets.

In the commercial engine business, we have content in all thrust and power categories, from propulsion systems for business jets and engines for narrowbody aircraft with geared turbofan technology to the world's most powerful engines. The company is a valued and trusted partner to all of the big players in the industry: GE, Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce.

In the maintenance business, MTU Maintenance is the world's largest independent provider of commercial engine MRO (maintenance, repair and overhaul) services in terms of sales. The primary focus is on providing support for engines in which we are a risk- and revenue-sharing partner. We are the leading global provider of maintenance and repair services for the V2500, the engine powering the current Airbus A320 family of aircraft. MTU Maintenance also offers repair solutions for a wide variety of different engine types.

In the military arena, MTU Aero Engines is Germany's industrial lead company for practically all engines flown by the country's military. We deliver the enabling technologies, develops and manufactures engines and engine components, and provides logistics support.


Years ago founded in Munich


Employees (approx.)


Billion euros in annual revenues (almost)


Company locations around the world

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