Munich : Cyient, a global provider of Intelligent Engineering and Technology Solutions, announced a strategic collaboration with Deutsche Aircraft, a German original equipment manufacturer (OEM) based in Webling near Munich. Under this partnership, the companies will collaborate on the detailed design for manufacturing (DFM) of the rear fuselage section for the 40-seater D328eco regional turboprop aircraft.

The D328eco, designed for regional routes, represents a significant advancement in fuel efficiency and is an upgraded version of the Dornier 328 series. With enhanced passenger capacity, structural updates are essential for this aircraft. Anticipated to revolutionize regional air travel, the D328eco is poised to set new standards in aviation with its advanced features, exceptional versatility, and operational adaptability in challenging environments, facilitating regional connectivity and fostering human connections.

“We are enthusiastic about our partnership with Deutsche Aircraft to contribute to the development of the D328eco aircraft,” stated Karthikeyan Natarajan, Executive Director and CEO of Cyient. “This collaboration underscores Cyient’s dedication to delivering innovative engineering solutions in the aerospace sector. Our expertise in the aircraft design and development life cycle will play a pivotal role in shaping the D328eco. Together, we aim to drive advancements in aviation technology and support the success of this transformative project.”

Dave Jackson, Chief Executive Officer at Deutsche Aircraft, expressed excitement about working with Cyient, citing their extensive experience in the Aerospace & Defence industry as a key factor in selecting them to lead the design of the rear fuselage section for the D328eco aircraft development program.

Maximilian Fahr, Vice President of Supply Chain at Deutsche Aircraft, echoed his enthusiasm for the partnership with Cyient, emphasizing its significance in strengthening ties with India. Fahr stated, “This agreement demonstrates a firm commitment to India. Through this new partnership with Cyient, Deutsche Aircraft will collaborate with top-tier professionals in the field to further enhance the development of the D328eco within a competitive framework.”


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