Rotorcraft Rotorcraft Engines

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft powerplants.

Oct 25, 2014 - 7:00 PM
Turboshaft engine builder also plans to enter 2,000- to 3,000-shp market and expects to run a 3,000-shp demonstrator engine next year.
Turbomeca’s Ardiden 3G turboshaft engine has been chosen to power the Kamov Ka-62 helicopter; it is due to complete European certification in mid-2015.
Jul 15, 2014 - 6:50 AM
Turbomeca offers new version of RTM332 to power new Russian high-speed helicopter.
Microturbo’s e-APU has now been approved by the U.S. FAA.
Jul 15, 2014 - 6:40 AM
The electronic auxiliary power unit is quieter and has lower emissions than conventional APUs.
Apr 14, 2014 - 8:00 AM
The order for 120 WZ16/Ardiden 3C turboshaft engines will power the Avic AC352 helicopter, the Chinese version of the EC175.
Mar 6, 2013 - 8:35 PM