MTU Aero Engines is Germany's leading engine manufacturer and an established global player in the industry. It engages in the development, manufacture, marketing and support of commercial and military aircraft engines in all thrust and power categories and industrial gas turbines. The German manufacturer employs approximately 7600 people overall and with its various affiliates has a presence in all significant regions and markets worldwide. In fiscal 2009, the company posted consolidated revenues in the amount of 2.6 billion euros.
MTU is responsible for the specification of requirements and the assessment of technologies developed within LEMCOTEC and contributes to the development of technologies necessary for improved efficiency, lightweight, reduced length compressors.