Gas turbines

Apr 30, 2007 - 5:52 AM
French engine manufacturer Snecma is making progress with plans to develop a turbofan in the 10,000-pound-thrust class.
Apr 30, 2007 - 5:49 AM
The life of a component supplier is a difficult one in the aerospace and business aviation industries.
Apr 3, 2007 - 5:57 AM
Like the mythical phoenix, the AASI Jetcruzer 450/500 may arise from its ashes to fly again, this time as a single-turbofan, experimental airplane rather t
Mar 29, 2007 - 11:41 AM
Safire Aircraft has selected Keith Products to supply the air conditioning for its very light jet, which is currently under development.
Mar 16, 2007 - 10:44 AM
The advent of very light jets has prompted an FAA proposal to require that all new certification projects for turbofan-powered airplanes of 6,000 pounds or
Mar 16, 2007 - 8:54 AM
At General Electric, the official corporate slogan is “Imagination at work.” At Honda, it’s “The power of dreams.” The two companies announced last month t
Mar 15, 2007 - 7:39 AM
Few sounds are louder than a jet aircraft at takeoff.<br /> The decibel level of a climbing jet engine at full power can be higher (140 dB) than that of a
Feb 1, 2007 - 5:23 AM
Starting with the new Challenger 300 powerplant, Honeywell will designate all future turbine engines with letters to identify the type of propulsion, such
Jan 30, 2007 - 11:09 AM
One of the technologies that Honeywell says promises to revolutionize aircraft design is something known as “more electric architecture” (MEA).
Jan 29, 2007 - 6:37 AM
A former employee of GE Aircraft Engines claims the company knowingly shipped defective parts built during a 10-year period at its factory in Madisonville,