Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler receives the Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Acquisition of FAG Kugelfischer Georg Schäfer AG, Schweinfurt. INA and FAG become the world’s second largest rolling bearing manufacturer.
E1 spherical roller bearing: They combine 90 years of experience with the latest developments in the areas of kinematics, materials and production methods.
INA’s and FAG’s industrial divisions decide to work together. First joint trade show appearance of the Schaeffler Group at Hannover Messe Industrie.
The installation of the integrated crankshaft damper in the VW Touareg is further proof of LuK's drive train expertise.
Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler is honored with the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award for her exceptional work as the owner of Germany’s largest industrial family-owned company.
Start of volume production of the world’s smallest drawn cup needle roller bearing (2 mm shaft diameter) for a motor application in electronics manufacturing.
Maiden flight of the Airbus A380 with FAG bearings.
FAG supplies all engine bearing supports and numerous components for the Rolls Royce “Trent 900” engines for the world’s largest passenger aircraft.