Walter a.s. is a manufacturer of
aircraft and industrial turbine engines as well as high-tech medical
In 1956 Motorlet began design work on a turbojet to power military trainers. The resulting M701 first flew on the Aero L-29 Delphin in 1960. The M701 was in production from 1961 to 1992 with over 4,500 units being delivered.