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MHI to Split Off Defense Aero Engines Business to its Group Company


Tokyo, August 4, 2016 - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will split off its defense aero engines business to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Aero Engines, Ltd. (MHIAEL), a group company of MHI engaged in the commercial aero engine business. The details are as described in the attached document.

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