Articles tagged with: Geared Turbofan


“Path of Excellence” at Paris Air Show

06.2017 | 200,000 guests on the public days, 150,000 trade visitors, 2,300 exhibitors. If it’s a respected brand in the aviation industry, then it will be at the International Paris Air Show 2017, from June 19 to 25. And MTU is right at the center of the action.


GTF collaboration

05.2017 | MTU Aero Engines and Lufthansa Technik plan to set up a joint maintenance company for Geared TurbofanTM engines. The joint venture is expected to start operations in 2020, scheduling capacity for over 300 GTF engine shop visits per year.


Nonstop from Cheapside to Wall Street

05.2017 | Bombardier demonstrates the CS100’s capability to fly nonstop between two financial centers: London City Airport (LCY) and New York (JFK). London City Airport’s downtown location presents a particular challenge because the short runway restricts the payload at takeoff.


The next wave

11.2016 | For the next decade, the engine for the Airbus A320neo is set to become even more economical. To ensure this, two key components of the GTF are currently in the testing phase at MTU Aero Engines.