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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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Norwegian A321LR
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:28 AM
The latest member of the Airbus A320neo family promises range of 4,000 nm, connecting Scandinavia to the U.S., Europe and parts of Asia.
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:22 AM
German MRO has become a principal provider of mobile servicing for P&W engines.
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:15 AM
The network now includes Pratt & Whitney and its GTF collaborators, MTU Aero Engines and Japanese Engines Corporation.
Jul 14, 2016 - 5:42 AM
Esterline CMC is providing its PilotView Electronic Flight Bag for the C Series.
Jul 14, 2016 - 12:01 AM
Lays out plan to address production, profitability challenges.
Jul 13, 2016 - 4:20 PM
Modifications to the flight control system and software now give the C Series about twice the range of the Avro RJ85.
Jul 13, 2016 - 3:05 PM
The agreement was signed by Avianca parent Synergy Aerospace Group with an estimated value of $6.6 billion.
Jul 13, 2016 - 3:00 PM
Engine Alliance’s new engine overhaul centers in Dubai and Singapore will support GP7200 turbofans.
Jul 13, 2016 - 2:05 PM
Order for six 787-9s worth an estimated $1.59 billion, as Boeing continued to build its BCF orderbook at Farnborough Airshow.
Jul 13, 2016 - 12:45 PM
P&WC will provide Antonov’s AN-132 program with a new version of the PW150A turboprop engine.