News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
The Mesa, Ariz. Aerospace Aftermarket division is refocused on parts manufacturing, repair and overhaul.
The Arrano and Ardiden 3 turboshafts are Turbomeca’s first to have parts made with additive manufacturing.
2014 saw even stronger sales of the CFM56 and new Leap engines.
Rolls-Royce named Aerospace Industries Association chief and former FAA administrator Marion Blakey to head its North America subsidiary.
The program maintains the engine's residual value by establishing that an engine's content and maintenance history have been verified by GE or CFM.
During testing, the PW800 engines logged more than 3,300 hours, including more than 350 flight hours on P&WC's Boeing 747SP flying testbed.
MAEPL will provide maintenance, repair and overhaul for CFM56 airliner engines, as well as for military aircraft turbofans.
To date, the Passport engine has logged more than 750 hours and 300 cycles of testing on the ground.
Pratt & Whitney received US Federal Aviation Administration type certification of its PW1100G-JM PurePower geared turbofan engine.
Companies expect to close deal in first quarter of 2015