News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
The Aerostructures group views the 6X nacelle program win as a first step in a multi-faceted expansion of its capabilities.
French manufacturer is working on its next aircraft with further details to be released next year, as Falcon 6X proceeds on schedule.
Directional Capital’s maintenance management company offers stand-in aircraft service for engine-related AOGs.
The new CorporateCare package will add an array of coverage areas, including nacelles and on-wing support services, to provide a holistic support approach.
Development of the engine stretches back to the early 2000s and the test program amassed 23,000 leading up to EIS on the Gulfstream long-range jet.
Annual production to reach 2,000 by 2020
Plans major expansion of V2500 business
New ADs from the FAA and EASA require that CFM56-7B fan-blade repetitive-inspection intervals be cut from 3,000 cycles to 1,600
EU regulator sees no competition issues
Latest guidance reduces life expectancy of Package C turbine blades