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Bringing a new multi-Mach bizjet to market will require innovative design and deep pockets.
Nacelles developed as part of new integrated propulsion systems are delivering improved performance.
UK engine maker Rolls-Royce is pushing ahead with advanced turbofan engine designs for future platforms, with greatly improved efficiency.
Evidence of the effort between SJI and SCAC to better collaborate appears in the form of two airplanes on static display at Farnborough 2014.
The powerplant will deliver a 20-percent fuel burn improvement over existing engines in the 5,000- to 7,000-shp range.
Pratt & Whitney is working to maximize commonality and thus minimize risk with its various geared turbofan offerings.
Drop-in jet biofuel developed by Amyris and Total with Boeing has been approved, as Boeing aims for 1 percent biofuel use within 10 years.
Technological alternative fuels are advancing but questions remain over the economics.
High-technology specialist will support the Mars 2020 rover and Embraer E-Jet E-2 programs.
As Patrick de Castelbajac steps into the role of CEO, he discusses his plans for building on ATR’s success.