Intel Core 2

June 25, 2010 - 6:30am
The Leap-X eCore 1, containing an eight-stage compressor and a single-stage h...

CFM International has completed the second phase of testing of the Leap-X core demonstrator known as eCore 1, meaning all three major elements of the first core-the turbine, the combustor and the compressor-have undergone evaluation. The results, according to Leap program director Ron Klapproth, have matched or exceeded all the company's early projections, leaving the program on schedule for certification in late 2014.