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Turbo-Union Ltd
Lilienthalstr. 2b
85399 Hallbergmoos


www.turbounion.co.uk

Turbo-Union Ltd

Description

Turbo-Union Ltd. is a consortium of leading European aero-engine manufacturers, who coordinate the RB199 engine programme. The three Partner Companies (Avio/ Italy, MTU/Germany, Rolls-Royce/UK) shared the design, development & manufacture of this engine.

 

The company has offices in UK and Germany.

 

The RB199 engine powers the Tornado aircraft in both its indictor strike and air defense role. The engine’s MK103 variant powers the Tornado IDS aircraft and the Tornado ADV which uses MK104 variant. Both engine versions are available with FADEC control. The RB199 MK105 engine is FADEC controlled; it has a higher pressure ratio fan and increased thrust and powers the Tornado Reconnaissance (ECR) aircraft.

Status
Manufacturer of Armaments