Engines

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

StandardAero
Mar 31, 2020 - 5:41 PM
MROs and others respond to segment of aircraft whose values don't justify the costs of turbine engine overhauls.
Mar 27, 2020 - 10:53 AM
British engine maker Rolls-Royce is closing its UK facilities temporarily while focusing on supporting customers, including air freight operations.
Mar 25, 2020 - 9:48 AM
StandardAero's engine exchange program lets owners exchange their engines or purchase replacement engines with less flight time to extend aircraft life.
Mar 23, 2020 - 12:27 PM
The moves, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, is expected to save the company $500 million to $1 billion.
VoltAero Cassio
Mar 10, 2020 - 1:23 PM
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.
Mar 10, 2020 - 12:44 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines is studying the feasibility of producing aviation biofuels in southwest France.
Feb 28, 2020 - 11:01 AM
The UK engine maker sees operational and financial improvements in the second half of 2019 continuing in 2020.
787
Feb 25, 2020 - 9:43 AM
The Japanese airline plans to place its first GEnx-powered Boeing 787-10 into service next year.
GE90
Feb 24, 2020 - 12:40 PM
In addition to serving Boeing 777s, the Jebel Ali expansion will boost AMES's capabilities on the A320neo and A330neo.
Feb 24, 2020 - 10:40 AM
New electric motors using high temperature superconductors could be used to re-engine existing aircraft and power new eVTOL designs