Engines

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

Jun 12, 2015 - 9:15 AM
Rolls-Royce is now targeting new evolution to increase efficiency and reach the ACARE goals.
Leap engine on test bed
Jun 12, 2015 - 8:50 AM
CFM International is busily flight-testing its Leap 1A, 1B and 1C turbofans.
A320neo in flight
Jun 11, 2015 - 1:10 PM
P&W improves processes and gets smart on manufacturing engines, getting the best out of suppliers.
GEnx
Jun 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM
The new GE90 for the Boeing 777X will be 10 percent more efficient than current models, thanks to new materials currently under test.
Airbus E-Fan electric aircraft
Jun 11, 2015 - 8:00 AM
The improved demonstrator in the light aircraft program is part of the flying display here.
F-135 engine
Jun 10, 2015 - 11:00 AM
U.S. government investigations highlight cost and reliability issues with the F-35 powerplant.
Aircelle thrust reverser for Global 7000
Jun 4, 2015 - 12:05 PM
Shipset for Comac C919 includes an inlet, fan cowl, O-Duct, inner fixed structure, electrical thrust reverser actuation system, exhaust and engine mounts.
Flaris LAR 1
Jun 4, 2015 - 10:33 AM
Very light jet was originally fitted with a 1,460-pound-thrust Pratt & Whitney Canada PW610F.
Jun 2, 2015 - 8:55 AM
Safran appoints more than a dozen leaders to new posts, including those at the helm of Snecma, Turbomeca, Aircelle and Sagem.
Jun 1, 2015 - 6:00 AM
Manufacturers are improving the engines of today and planning for the engines of tomorrow.