Engines

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

Feb 16, 2016 - 5:54 AM
Singapore Airlines is to take the first “Enhanced Performance” Trent XWBs for its A350XWBs.
Rolls-Royce and Airbus expect to log about 120 hours’ flying over about nine months with the new 97,000-pound-thrust Trent XWB-97 engine for the stretched A350-1000 XWB on the airframe manufacturer’s A380 flying testbed.
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
The engine for the A330neo will follow extensive development efforts on the Trent XWB-97
Feb 15, 2016 - 10:15 AM
Pratt & Whitney Counts a backlog of some 2,000 engines in Asia-Pacific region
Feb 15, 2016 - 9:09 AM
UK engine-maker teams with Malaysia
Feb 15, 2016 - 5:56 AM
GE Aviation Celebrates 35 Years in Singapore
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.