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

November 15, 2019, 7:59 AM

GE9X Engines Nearly Ready for 777X Flight Tests

The first pair of GE9X turbofans with redesigned stator vein assemblies hangs from Boeing’s latest widebody model in Everett, Washington.

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Britten-Norman Islander
Nov 20, 2019 - 7:19 AM
A UK project is developing a hybrid-electric modification for the Britten-Norman Islander.
Eygyptair Maintenance & Engineering and GE Aviation
Nov 18, 2019 - 6:22 AM
Egyptair has signaled its intention to contract with GE Aviation for consultancy services to help it develop CFM56-7B engine support.
GE Aviation and Mubadala
Nov 18, 2019 - 12:05 AM
Under a new contract, Sanad Aerotech will provide GE with maintenance and overhaul services for next generation GE and CFM engines.
Air Race E
Nov 17, 2019 - 1:14 AM
Air Race E, the first electric air racing series, will debut next year as the organizer shows a prototype electric racer at the Dubai Airshow.
CFM delivered 861 Leap turbofans Photo: David McIntosh
Nov 17, 2019 - 1:01 AM
The Leap production ramp-up hasn’t really been affected by Boeing’s reduced 737 Max assembly rate, says CFM CEO Gaël Méheust.
Nov 17, 2019 - 1:01 AM
Airbus has asked CFM not to make any changes to the existing Leap-1A for the A321XLR, says CFM’s CEO.
CFM Leap
Nov 17, 2019 - 1:01 AM
Data analytics can predict if a particular engine may be affected but CFM is still seeking a permanent fix to engine coking issue
Rolls-Royce Trent XWB
Nov 17, 2019 (All day)
Rolls-Royce will use the Dubai Air Show to underline the importance of the region to its Trent engine family, and beyond.
Nov 16, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Honeywell arrives at the Dubai Airshow with a new compact APU, new satcom service, and “flexible and affordable” connectivity solutions.
Troy Lambeth
Nov 16, 2019 - 6:00 AM
Widebody market 'extremely challenging'