Turbofan

Sep 23, 2008 - 6:51 AM
UK-based Rolls-Royce and GKN Aerospace have established a joint venture to study the use of composite materials in fan blades.
Sep 4, 2008 - 9:56 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
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 4, 2008 - 7:27 AM
The decades that preceded the 1970s were propelled by a lust for technological progress measured in speed, altitude and range.
Jul 30, 2008 - 7:36 AM
Along with the commercial and networking benefits the Regional Airline Association Convention offers, the annual event gives showgoers a chance to discuss
Jul 30, 2008 - 5:04 AM
Pratt & Whitney passed one of the most important milestones in its long history as the much-heralded PurePower PW1000G took to the skies last month.
Jul 29, 2008 - 11:38 AM
Eurocopter is stepping up its efforts to make helicopters more environmentally friendly by eliminating hydraulic and engine bleed-air systems, introducing
Jul 28, 2008 - 12:03 PM
It will probably not have escaped the attention of American readers of this column over the past six months that much of the history of aviation during the
Jul 9, 2008 - 9:35 AM
Jet-Care International has recently upgraded its corporate aircraft from a Piper Malibu piston single to a new Cessna CJ1.
Jul 7, 2008 - 6:10 AM
The pilot of an Eclipse 500 pushed the throttles forward during a wind-shear encounter at Chicago Midway Airport last month with enough force to result in