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

Oct 27, 2020 - 5:07 PM
This is Ontic's fourth tranche of JT15D parts manufacturing rights from Pratt & Whitney Canada.
Tecnam P-Volt
Oct 27, 2020 - 4:12 AM
Tecnam's nine-passenger, all-electric P-Volt is set to enter commercial service during the second half of the 2020s, according to the Italian manufacturer.
Ampaire's EEL
Oct 12, 2020 - 11:00 AM
Aircraft propulsion systems integrator Ampaire set a new flight record for its hybrid-electric powered EEL aircraft on October 8.
Rolls-Royce VR
Oct 9, 2020 - 2:30 PM
The new virtual reality training for the Rolls-Royce BR725 turbofan gives students a highly realistic view inside the engine.
Oct 8, 2020 - 8:00 AM
MROs and OEMs find interest in engine programs that offer alternative to overhauls whose cost may exceed the value of their aircraft.
Dornier 228 MTU
Oct 6, 2020 - 11:45 AM
MTU Aero Engines and DLR have started work on their converted hydrogen-powered Dornier 228 aircraft, but also see direct combustion as an option.
Sep 28, 2020 - 8:53 AM
GE has delivered 10 GE9X test engines to Boeing for use in the 777X.
ZeroAvia Piper Malibu
Sep 25, 2020 - 10:21 AM
On September 24, ZeroAvia made a first hydrogen-powered flight with a six-seat Piper Malibu powered by its new hydrogen propulsion system.
Heart Aerospace ES19 airliner
Sep 23, 2020 - 10:35 AM
Sweden-based Heart says it will have the 19-seat, four-engine, fixed-wing aircraft ready to start commercial operations from the summer of 2026.
Airbus ZeroE blended wing concept
Sep 21, 2020 - 9:56 AM
Airbus unveiled three concepts for the aircraft, which could carry between 100 and 200 passengers on flights of up to around 2,000 nm.