News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
Ardiden engine to power AC352 first flight in China.
The service will award 'up to two' contracts for a two-year preliminary design phase of the engine planned for Apache and Blackhawk helicopters.
Williams claimed the top spot among turbofan makers while Honeywell retained its leadership in the turboprop sector.
GE Aviation plans to invest $400 million to develop a new turboprop operation in a European country where it could access export financing.
In addition to the new engines, installation of the wiring harnesses and functional test procedures have begun on FTV1.
Both engines flamed out at 44,800 feet while the crew started a descent through a maturing convective storm cell.
An overhaul shop makes sense for the company as the fleet size in the U.S. grows.
Strong growth in aftermarket revenues also contributed to a strong first half of 2015 for Safran.
In the long-run, Rolls-Royce expects engine deliveries for new airliners to grow its market share and civil aerospace earnings.
Spare engine will support Gulfstream 450 customers.