Articles tagged with: Material


Discussing strategy with key customers

06.2017 | For decades, the Otto Fuchs Group has been working closely with MTU to supply the engine manufacturer with high-quality forged parts, particularly pieces made from complicated titanium alloys. Interview with Dr. Klaus Welschof, Head of Aerospace Sales, conducted at Paris Air Show 2017.


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.


Material development in aviation engineering

11.2015 | New materials are the key technology in developing future aircraft and engines. Yet there is still plenty of untapped potential, says Prof. Carolin Körner, Chair of Metals Science and Technology at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, in an AEROREPORT interview.


Titanium aluminide - a class all by itself

05.2013 | Titanium aluminide is a game-changing material that helps make engines quieter, fuel-thriftier and cleaner. It will have to prove its worth in flight operations as early as next year when the first A320neo with TiAl components onboard will take to the air. And that’s just the beginning…