Engines

News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.

February 7, 2019, 5:18 AM

Engine Partnership Announced as SCAF/FCAS Receives First Contract

The Franco-German SCAF/FCAS has received its first funding, while the nations' two propulsion powerhouses are joining forces to develop a new engine

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