News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
New engines, avionics and systems are providing incremental improvements in performance and efficiency.
Officially launched at the 2013 Paris Air Show alongside the Bell 505, the Arrius 2R has followed a brisk development schedule.
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.
Ready for service aboard Airbus A320neo
Service network is in place and company is looking ahead to future applications, including single-engine platforms.
The company has added new authorized service centers globally.
Pratt & Whitney Canada announces new, higher-power PT6A-140A for utility aircraft.
Nexcelle’s nacelles promise improved aerodynamic efficiency, a quieter sound profile and more efficient maintenance.
Pratt & Whitney Canada updates engine programs and introduces a new ESP support plan.
GE is launching new 850- to 1,650-shp turboprop family that targets a market dominated by the Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6.