The AE 1107 is a state-of-the-art, 7,000 shp, commercial engine. Having received FAA certification in 1998, the AE 1107 provides power for the Bell-Boeing V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor transport. When installed in the V-22, the AE 1107C-Liberty engines are housed in wing-tip, tilting nacelles with bottom-mounted accessories for easy access.
Rolls-Royce has delivered more than 700 AE 1107 turboshaft engines. The AE engine family is in production with a well-established supply chain and parts repair network with various locations around the world.