News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.

Sep 8, 2016 - 5:09 PM
The 2R was certified in December 2015 and is slated to power the Bell 505 JetRanger X light single.
Sep 7, 2016 - 11:39 AM
Using additive “represents an elimination of thousands of machining features and inspections, and hundreds of quality plants and procure contracts."
Sep 6, 2016 - 5:10 PM
Company acquires two additive manufacturing equipment suppliers
Sep 6, 2016 - 9:39 AM
Bombardier cuts 2016 production projection from 15 to seven
Aug 31, 2016 - 10:35 AM
Fatigue cracking leads to flight cancellations at Japan’s ANA
HPW3000 turboshaft engine
Aug 23, 2016 - 9:06 AM
GE Aviation and the ATEC joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney will complete preliminary designs of a new 3,000 shp engine.
Aug 1, 2016 - 1:41 PM
The formal agreement has not been signed, but the government-approved incentives would include investment in a new $385 million (U.S.) facility.
Honeywell TPE331 on display in Oshkosh
Jul 28, 2016 - 4:19 PM
In service for half a century now, the turboprop engine's makers are looking ahead to its centennial.
Geared turbofan engine
Jul 27, 2016 - 11:17 AM
Facing a possible U.S. regulation governing aircraft engine emissions, aerospace manufacturers said they are committed to global benchmarks.
Jul 22, 2016 - 12:56 PM
The propeller is lighter weight and increases speed, among other things.