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News and issues relating to air transport and cargo engines.

Dec 6, 2006 - 12:21 PM
Never before has commercial air transport come under such scrutiny for its environmental impact.
Dec 6, 2006 - 11:04 AM
The General Electric/Pratt & Whitney Engine Alliance partnership was last month awarded certification of the GP7200 by the U.S.
Dec 6, 2006 - 10:24 AM
Rolls-Royce has completed its first run of its Trent 1000, the engine competing with General Electric’s GEnx to power the Boeing 787.
Dec 6, 2006 - 10:11 AM
Pratt & Whitney’s efforts to ensure it takes pole position in the next generation of medium-sized powerplants are materializing, with several major technol
Dec 6, 2006 - 10:10 AM
Since its rejection from the Boeing 787 engine contest in April 2004 Pratt & Whitney has had to face up to a harsh new reality–that for the foreseeable fut
Dec 4, 2006 - 2:28 PM
In an unprecedented move, Pratt & Whitney is to manufacture components for an engine it competes with, the CFM56, in order to capitalize on the lucrative s
Dec 1, 2006 - 9:14 AM
The planetary gearbox on Pratt & Whitney’s Asian Aerospace stand (A909), may not look very exciting, but it could represent the future of aircraft propulsi
Dec 1, 2006 - 8:22 AM
Two Indian airlines have between them chosen General Electric CF6-80E1, GEnx and GE90-115B engines worth more than $2.5 billion to power new Boeing aircraf
Dec 1, 2006 - 6:33 AM
China’s Avic I Commercial Aircraft Co.
Dec 1, 2006 - 5:51 AM
Federal Express has signed a 20-year contract with Pratt & Whitney for its off-wing fleet management program (FMP) covering 135 PW4000-94 engines powering