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

Jun 14, 2017 - 5:00 AM
More extensive ground testing of its 100,000-pound-thrust GE9X engine appears to have cleared the way to a smoother certification process.
Jun 6, 2017 - 5:33 PM
Its new composite five-blade propeller is now installed on more than 200 of the single-engine turboprops.
May 31, 2017 - 5:05 PM
Pratt & Whitney confirmed plans to developed a new high-technology core for its PW1000G family of turbofans by 2020.
May 24, 2017 - 8:18 AM
The Rolls-Royce worldwide authorized service center roster now numbers 72.
Rolls-Royce BR710
May 24, 2017 - 4:11 AM
In service for more than two decades, the powerplant was the engine of choice for a generation of large-cabin business jets.
Marwan Khalek, group chief executive of Gama Aviation
May 23, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Farnborough-based company continues to grow, especially in the U.S., while in Europe it is eyeing single-engine turboprop business.
May 23, 2017 - 6:22 AM
GE anticipates potential production possibilities following the study.
Beniot Defforge, Jonathan Bousfield, Cedric Goubet
May 23, 2017 - 2:21 AM
Acropolis Aviation, the ACJ320neo launch customer, has flown a CFM-powered ACJ319 for seven years.
Renato Vaghi Piaggio Aerospace
May 22, 2017 - 9:36 AM
Piaggio has been ramping up operations at its new production facility at Riviera Airport in Villanova d’Albenga, Italy.
May 22, 2017 - 2:46 AM
The engine series, derived from the former Walter M601 engine family acquired in 2008, now has 16 applications and is certified in 12 countries.