Liebherr-Aerospace has been selected to supply the pneumatic component package for Rolls-Royce’s next-generation business jet engine Pearl 700: Both the pneumatic valves and the actuation devices that control pneumatic power around the engine have been designed, are manufactured and serviced by Liebherr-Aerospace.
Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse provides Rolls-Royce with lightweight, high-reliability valves and actuation devices that match the requirements of the Pearl 700 engine program. The Pearl 700 is the latest member of Rolls-Royce’s Pearl engine family and the exclusive power plant for the new Gulfstream G700.
In 2015, Rolls-Royce and Liebherr-Aerospace established a 50:50 joint venture called Aerospace Transmission Technologies based in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The company designs and develops manufacturing capability and capacity for the power gearbox for Rolls-Royce’s new UltraFan engine.
In addition, the engine manufacturer has selected Liebherr-Aerospace to supply a pneumatic valve for the Trent 7000 engine.
The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control and actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems, gears and gearboxes as well as electronics. The systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, single aisle and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil and combat helicopters.
Liebherr has four aviation equipment production plants at Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France), Guaratinguetá (Brazil) and Nizhny Novgorod (Russia).
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