Turbofan

Apr 29, 2009 - 12:23 PM
Boeing yesterday announced a series of planned improvements to its 737 line the company says will result in a 2-percent decrease in fuel burn and a marked
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
Mar 30, 2009 - 6:18 AM
Williams International last month completed extended testing of a coal-based, alternative fuel in an FJ44-3 engine.
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
Feb 4, 2009 - 11:26 AM
NTSB investigators have found bird remains in both engines from the US Airways A320 that ditched into the Hudson River on January 15, according to analysis
Dec 31, 2008 - 5:27 AM
Nine contracts worth more than $630 million were awarded to MTU Maintenance last November.
Oct 1, 2008 - 10:31 AM
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Sep 30, 2008 - 7:11 AM
Mitsubishi Aircraft has signed a support contract with Boeing under which the Chicago-based company will serve as a consultant on the 70- to 90-seat Mitsub