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September 19, 2016, 3:37 PM

Pratt Cuts GTF Delivery Target as Output Lags

Delayed fan blade deliveries identified as primary culprit

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Jun 24, 2010 - 6:53 AM
The Powerjet SaM146 received its EASA certification yesterday, June 23, some six years after Snecma of France and Russia's NPO Saturn founded the joint ven
Jun 22, 2010 - 12:10 PM
<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">As of June 30, pilots can expect to receive different runway crossing clearances from ATC, <lin
Jun 20, 2010 - 11:37 AM
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner test fleet surpassed 1,000 flight hours this week.
Jun 19, 2010 - 10:50 AM
Rolls-Royce ran the Trent XWB engine for the first time on Thursday aboard a testbed in Derby, UK, the company announced on Friday.
Jun 17, 2010 - 7:48 AM
The National Transportation Safety Board has dispatched a team of investigators this morning to assist the Transportation Safety Board of Canada with its i
Jun 17, 2010 - 6:19 AM
The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner powered by General Electric GEnx-1B engines–ZA005–completed its first flight at 6:29 p.m.
Jun 15, 2010 - 7:12 AM
Boeing announced yesterday that it received expanded type inspection authorization (TIA) from the FAA for the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-as
Jun 15, 2010 - 7:01 AM
Boeing will raise production yet again on its 737 line, the company announced today, taking the rate from the previously announced 34 airplanes per month t
Jun 14, 2010 - 7:14 AM
Boeing has begun assembling the fuselage of the first <link news/single-news-page/article/further-delay-for-747-8-intercontinental-20437/ _blank>747-8 Inte