News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
The military technology could have applications for civil rotorcraft.
Advanced Turbine Engine Company and GE Aviation reported developments in separate U.S. Army engine development efforts.
Retrofit provides a solution to corrosion issues with the original aluminum honeycomb inner acoustic barrels in PW300-series engines.
GE leads in turbofans, Honeywell claims top honors among turboprop OEMs
Delayed fan blade deliveries identified as primary culprit
Investigators yet to find missing piece of broken fan blade
The 2R was certified in December 2015 and is slated to power the Bell 505 JetRanger X light single.
Using additive “represents an elimination of thousands of machining features and inspections, and hundreds of quality plants and procure contracts."
Company acquires two additive manufacturing equipment suppliers
Bombardier cuts 2016 production projection from 15 to seven