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U.S.-based supplier creates satellite facility to serve Boeing South Carolina.
Eaton will be responsible for the Trent XWB-97 low-pressure fuel system, starter air system, thermal anti-icing system, engine bleed air system and more.
The PurePower engine family has completed nearly 10,000 hours and 19,000 cycles of full engine testing, including 1,400 hours of flight time.
The turbofan’s increased thrust is obtained by a combination of new high-temperature turbine technology, a larger core and advanced fan aerodynamics.
Real-time imagery is supplied by two fast-sampling, imaging infrared cameras that are tuned to detect volcanic ash particles in airspace.
The Acclimate ignition system features solid-state electronics, with exciter performance that can vary depending on specific requirements.
The company delivered Air New Zealand's first Dreamliner a month ahead of schedule.