Our two shareholders, MTU Aero Engines AG and Safran Electronics & Defense, leaders in the market, are both examples of excellence and effectiveness for our company. The lasting, strong and reliable business relationship we built with them facilitates the communication on our interfaces and supports us to deliver customer tailored project results. Driven by similar values and goals, working closely together with our shareholders greatly contributes to the high quality of our work.
MTU Aero Engines AG
MTU Aero Engines is Germany's leading engine manufacturer and has been a key player in the global engine industry for 80 years. It engages in the development, manufacture, marketing and support of commercial and military aircraft engine modules and industrial gas turbines. The company is a technological leader in low-pressure turbines, high-pressure compressors, manufacturing processes and repair techniques. Figuring significantly among MTU's core competencies are the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of commercial engines and the service support it provides for industrial gas turbines. These activities are combined under the roof of MTU Maintenance, which is one of the world’s largest providers of commercial engine MRO services. MTU operates affiliates around the globe; Munich is home to its corporate headquarters. In fiscal 2013, the company had a workforce of some 8,700 employees and posted consolidated sales of some 3.7 billion euros.
Safran Electronics & Defense
Safran Electronics & Defense, a high-tech company in the Safran group, holds world or European leader-ship positions in optronics, avionics, electronics and critical software for both civil and military markets. Safran Electronics & Defense is the No. 1 company in Europe and No. 3 worldwide for inertial navigation systems (INS) used in air, land and naval applications. It is also the world leader in helicopter flight controls and the European leader in optronics and tactical UAV systems. Operating across the globe through the Safran group, Safran Electronics & Defense and its subsidiaries employ 7000 people in Europe, Southeast Asia and North America and was known under the former name Sagem Defense Securite.
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