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

Feb 13, 2016 - 9:30 AM
With the UK engine maker assembling Trent engines in Singapore it makes sense that for services too, the country is key for Rolls.
Feb 13, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Alcoa will supply lightweight metals to engine maker GE Aviation in a $1.5 billion contract.
A Trent 900 aero engine nears completion on Rolls-Royce’s production line at the Seletar Assembly & Test Unit, Singapore.
Feb 12, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Trent 7000 for A330neo to be third engine produced at Seletar campus
Feb 2, 2016 - 2:48 PM
Filings include appeal to review elements of Pratt & Whitney geared turbofan
Dassault Falcon 5X
Feb 1, 2016 - 11:32 AM
Snecma has given a new certification schedule to Dassault, and they are working together to come up with an updated development timeline for the 5X.
Textron Single-engine Turboprop
Jan 19, 2016 - 11:13 AM
Facility is expected to open in 2020 to develop and manufacture new turboprop engines in the 1,000 to 2,000-shp range.
Jan 15, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Opens three customer service centers for Americas, China and Europe/Middle East
GE turboprop schematic
Dec 28, 2015 - 7:55 AM
New engines, avionics and systems are providing incremental improvements in performance and efficiency.
Dec 16, 2015 - 9:22 AM
Officially launched at the 2013 Paris Air Show alongside the Bell 505, the Arrius 2R has followed a brisk development schedule.
Dec 3, 2015 - 3:10 PM
Testing of the core for the GE Aviation GE9X engine that will power the Boeing 777X will be followed by a full engine test starting in 2016.