The Alpha Jet powerplant


The Larzac® jet engine, rated at 14 kN of thrust (2,920 to 3,147 lb), is designed for trainers and light tactical support aircraft.

Developed jointly by Snecma and Turbomeca, the Larzac® is now deployed in 11 countries. More than 600 Larzac® engines are in service, logging nearly 3.7million flight-hours.

The Larzac®’s modular design means that the engine has been continuously upgraded, while maintaining its carefree handling, low specific fuel consumption and high dispatch reliability. Furthermore, it is fully suited to integrated logistics support (ILS), streamlining maintenance to ensure extremely low total cost of ownership.

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