Engines

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

Dec 1, 2014 - 1:40 AM
The joint-venture company marked the launch of its first production engine at the Honda Aero headquarters in November.
Nov 25, 2014 - 1:25 PM
Gregory Hayes, previously the company’s senior vice president and CFO, was subsequently elected president and CEO.
Nov 25, 2014 - 1:15 PM
Béchat, who graduated from France’s Ecole Polytechnique, started his career with Snecma as a production engineer in 1965.
Silvercrest
Nov 25, 2014 - 9:59 AM
Will allow max takeoff thrust of 11,450 pounds to be available up to ISA+20 for 10 minutes.
Nov 25, 2014 - 7:28 AM
Reliability of indigenous fighter powerplants remains questionable.
Nov 24, 2014 - 12:07 PM
Safran, Albany International host French president François Hollande
GE Honda Aero HF120
Nov 12, 2014 - 5:11 PM
Ceremony marks the beginning of the shift in HondaJet engine production to Burlington, N.C., from Lynn, Mass.
Nov 11, 2014 - 1:59 PM
China has issued type certificates covering the use of Hartzell props on the Beech King Air 200, the Piaggio Avanti Evo and the Daher-Socata TBM series.
Leap Engine
Nov 10, 2014 - 4:35 PM
Comac told its partners that the first full prototype will be completely assembled by the end of December 2014.
F135 engine
Oct 15, 2014 - 4:21 PM
The U.S. Navy awarded Pratt & Whitney a contract modification on October 14 for a seventh low-rate initial production lot of F135 engines.