Bypass ratio

Apr 30, 2009 - 11:57 AM
The in-development geared turbofan (GTF) has been attracting most of the headlines at engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney lately, and it does indeed pr
Feb 27, 2009 - 8:02 AM
It seems unlikely that new engine architectures such as the geared turbofan or the open rotor will make it to business aviation in the near or even mid ter
Feb 27, 2009 - 7:59 AM
Turbofan engine makers active in business aviation– such as General Electric, Honeywell, Pratt & Whitney Canada, Rolls-Royce and Snecma– all have their han
Sep 23, 2008 - 6:51 AM
UK-based Rolls-Royce and GKN Aerospace have established a joint venture to study the use of composite materials in fan blades.
May 27, 2008 - 10:41 AM
Price Induction, a startup company based in Anglet, France, is studying a 560-lb-thrust high-bypass-ratio turbofan that would establish a new thrust class.
May 17, 2008 - 11:12 PM
<b>What presented the impetus for the PW810’s development?</b><br />When we started to talk about the PW800 family [in the late 1990s], we were talking abo
Oct 16, 2007 - 10:43 AM
Pratt & Whitney Canada and the French-Russian Snecma-NPO Saturn joint venture are knocking at the door of the market for regional-jet turbofan engines.
Dec 18, 2006 - 5:26 AM
Engine manufacturers are showing renewed interest in the 10,000-pound-thrust segment.