Energy

Aug 27, 2010 - 5:21 AM
The alternative aviation fuel industry continues to conduct flight tests to validate the use of new jet-fuel blends.
Aug 27, 2010 - 4:50 AM
Turbofan manufacturers are developing cleaner, quieter and more environmentally friendly engines that will meet current and future regulatory requirements.
Aug 14, 2010 - 1:26 AM
Major airframers and component suppliers have instituted new research programs and initiatives to develop electric propulsion for light aircraft.
Jul 6, 2010 - 10:37 AM
President Obama’s 180-day moratorium on new permits for Gulf of Mexico deepwater drilling is beginning to pinch helicopter operators in the region.
Jul 5, 2010 - 9:02 AM
Centurion Aircraft Engines’ Centurion 2.0s is now available in Europe as an upgrade through a supplemental type certificate (STC), which covers installing
Jul 5, 2010 - 8:58 AM
The FAA awarded five contracts worth a total of $125 million over five years to engine manufacturers and Boeing to “develop and demonstrate technologies th
Jun 28, 2010 - 12:39 PM
Federal officials said they would move quickly to circumvent and appeal a U.S.
May 26, 2010 - 6:02 AM
Lyon Bron Airport in France held a grand opening for a new 32,000-sq-ft hangar on April 2.
May 17, 2010 - 11:34 AM
More than 100 hours of testing on a full-scale PW1000G PurePower engine core has so far validated Pratt & Whitney's performance goals for its new generatio
May 10, 2010 - 9:50 AM
On May 1, Chevron fuel distributor Hiller Group finalized its purchase of Air Petro, a Chevron-branded distributor in the western U.S.