Engines

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

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.
Sep 10, 2020 - 11:25 AM
Pratt & Whitney has added Prince Aviation in Serbia and Aero-Dienst in Germany as designated maintenance facilities.
Faradair BEHA hybrid-electric aircraft
Sep 1, 2020 - 7:33 AM
After almost abandoning the UK for the U.S., Faradair is staying on home turf to step up plans to get its BEHA hybrid-electric to market by 2024.
Aug 28, 2020 - 11:28 AM
The FAA is alleging that Bluefin Aviation Services conducted at least 26 illegal for-hire flights in a Cessna 402B.