Engines

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

Jan 23, 2020 - 12:00 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines certified four new models in 2019 and is continuing work on electric and hybrid systems.
Jan 22, 2020 - 9:50 AM
StandardAero's Summeride facility inducted more than 1,000 Pratt & Whitney turbine engines in 2019.
Jan 15, 2020 - 10:15 AM
Tailwind Technologies has acquired Oklahoma-based Quality Aircraft Accessories.
Rolls-Royce Pearl 15 turbofan
Jan 2, 2020 - 9:02 AM
Rolls-Royce's new turbofan engine powering the Bombardier Global 5500 and 6500 has been certified by the FAA.
Dec 20, 2019 - 6:59 AM
UK government-backed ACCEL venture is designed help spur development of electric propulsion technologies.
AW189K in flight
Dec 12, 2019 - 12:59 PM
EASA has granted type certificate approval for installation of the Safran Aneto 1K engine in the Leonardo AW189 super-medium twin helicopter.
Harbour Air electric DHC-2 Beaver
Dec 10, 2019 - 4:35 PM
Canadian airline Harbour Air aims to be operating electrically-powered scheduled flights within two years,
MC-21
Dec 10, 2019 - 10:09 AM
China has also expressed interest in the Aviadvigatel engines as an alternative to the Leap-1C.
Pratt & Whitney Bridgeport, West Virginia facility
Dec 5, 2019 - 4:47 PM
Pratt & Whitney's Bridgeport, West Virginia, facility will be the MRO site for its new PW800 series business jet engines.
Dec 5, 2019 - 12:20 PM
The NTSB vice chairman outlines ways he ensures his airplane's engines won't fail in flight at Wichita Aero Club luncheon.