Engines

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

Feb 29, 2016 - 10:50 AM
The engine-maker provides sneak peak at long-term vision for new common core engine.
Feb 25, 2016 - 1:50 PM
With its CFM International partner GE Aviation, Safran is transitioning from production of its CFM56 turbofans to the new Leap engines.
Feb 23, 2016 - 2:45 PM
Safran is investing around $75 million in a new factory at Queretaro.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:17 PM
Three of the Chinese group’s airlines have joined the power-by-the-hour scheme, West Air, Capital and Tianjin Airlines
Pratt & Whitney president of commercial engines Greg Gernhardt defended the company’s position on the performance of its geared turbofans, destined for the Airbus A320neo.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Whole Pratt & Whitney insists it will start delivering revised engines for Airbus A320neos in June.
Feb 17, 2016 - 7:44 AM
Qatar Airways is pushing for compensation over A320neo delivery delays.
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Feb 17, 2016 - 12:10 AM
Lion Group’s leasing arm Transportation Partners has placed a $4.9 billion deal for Leap-1A engines.
Feb 16, 2016 - 4:45 PM
GKN will supply test shafts for Avic's CJ1000 engine.
Feb 16, 2016 - 12:20 PM
Beijing MRO service provider also works on thrust reversers
Feb 16, 2016 - 10:45 AM
Qingdao has also signed a 12-year materials services agreement with CFM to support the fleet.