Building bridges

04.2017 | Anita L. VanBarneveld is passionate about three things: engineering, sport and family. This 42-year-old Canadian is proof that these pursuits don’t have to be mutually exclusive.


Back home safe

11.2016 | Each year, the professionals of Tyrol Air Ambulance service fly more than 3,000 patients back home using up to six specially equipped aircraft—a logistical, aeronautical and technical feat that draws on 40 years of experience.


LATAM—All of Latin America under one roof

05.2016 | Following the merger of LAN and TAM, both longstanding MTU customers, two of the oldest flag carrier airlines on the South American subcontinent are to be rebranded as LATAM Airlines. The new airline group is one of the ten largest in the world, with a roughly 30-percent share of domestic routes within Latin America and international flights to and from the region.


Joint ramp-up

05.2016 | GF Machining Solutions GmbH, a division of the Swiss industrial group Georg Fischer AG, supplies MTU Aero Engines with specialized milling machines for the blisk production facility and is one of the world’s leading providers of machines to the tool- and mold-making industry.


Research summit

11.2015 | Rare air­craft are on a scientific mis­sion in Iceland. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology, they are carrying out re­search mis­sions for various academic disciplines.