News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
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.
Composite prop boosts cruise speed and climb and shortens takeoff.