News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
MROs and others respond to segment of aircraft whose values don't justify the costs of turbine engine overhauls.
British engine maker Rolls-Royce is closing its UK facilities temporarily while focusing on supporting customers, including air freight operations.
StandardAero's engine exchange program lets owners exchange their engines or purchase replacement engines with less flight time to extend aircraft life.
The moves, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, is expected to save the company $500 million to $1 billion.
VoltAero's Cassio hybrid electric aircraft is set to enter service in 2022 and is intended for various roles with between four and nine seats.
Safran Helicopter Engines is studying the feasibility of producing aviation biofuels in southwest France.
The UK engine maker sees operational and financial improvements in the second half of 2019 continuing in 2020.
The Japanese airline plans to place its first GEnx-powered Boeing 787-10 into service next year.
In addition to serving Boeing 777s, the Jebel Ali expansion will boost AMES's capabilities on the A320neo and A330neo.
New electric motors using high temperature superconductors could be used to re-engine existing aircraft and power new eVTOL designs