Gas turbines

Mar 30, 2009 - 9:37 AM
Pratt & Whitney has frozen the design configuration of the PW-1000G Geared Turbofans for both the Mitsubishi Regional Jet and Bombardier C Series after fin
Feb 27, 2009 - 8:09 AM
Rolls-Royce last month launched the RR500 turboshaft, a 475-shp derivative of the RR300 that powers the in-development Robinson R66.
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
Feb 12, 2009 - 11:39 AM
The Smithsonian Institution has identified the bird remains found in both engines of the US Airways A320 that ditched into the Hudson River on January 15 a
Dec 31, 2008 - 5:27 AM
Nine contracts worth more than $630 million were awarded to MTU Maintenance last November.
Dec 1, 2008 - 5:40 AM
Soloy Aviation has received FAA certification for its Soloy 206 Turbine Mk II, a Cessna 206H re-engined with a 417-shp Rolls-Royce 250-B17F/2 turboprop eng
Oct 1, 2008 - 10:31 AM
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Aug 31, 2008 - 1:43 PM
The FAA has issued a proposed Airworthiness Directive for GE CF34 turbofan engines with high-pressure-rotor, four-step, air-balance-piston, stationary seal
Aug 8, 2008 - 9:52 AM
I recently had the chance to fly one of the King Air C90s re-engined with two Walter M601E-11s, which are 751-shp engines flat rated to 550 shp for this in