Primary focus: Airframe manufacturer

Helicopter manufacturer

About MBB

Formed in 1969 from a merger between Messerschmidt-Bölkow GmbH and Hamburger Flugzeugbau GmbH.

Became part of DASA in 1989.

Source: "The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum | Directory of Airplanes | Their Designers and Manufacturers", Dana Bell, Published by Greenhill Books, London

MBB History


Successor organizations or spinoffs of MBB

Eurocopter Group (Eurocopter)
Multi-country (1992 - 2014)