News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
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GE Aviation and the ATEC joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney will complete preliminary designs of a new 3,000 shp engine.
The formal agreement has not been signed, but the government-approved incentives would include investment in a new $385 million (U.S.) facility.
In service for half a century now, the turboprop engine's makers are looking ahead to its centennial.
Facing a possible U.S. regulation governing aircraft engine emissions, aerospace manufacturers said they are committed to global benchmarks.
The propeller is lighter weight and increases speed, among other things.
As it deals with supply chain issues surrounding its new built gear-driven alternators, Hartzell goes the factory-refurb route.
Engine maker inks deals with Lufthansa Technik and StandardAero.
German MRO has become a principal provider of mobile servicing for P&W engines.
P&W will move its enterprise systems, including engineering and manufacturing, to the IBM Cloud infrastructure.