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

 Irene Makris, v-p of customer service for Pratt & Whitney Canada; Stephen Santellana, mayor of Wichita Falls, Texas; and Leo Lane, president of the Wichita Falls Economic Development Corporation
May 16, 2023 - 1:08 PM
Modification of Pratt & Whitney Canada’s coatings line in Wichita Falls, Texas, will cost the company $10 million.
Aura Aero's ERA hybrid-electric regional airliner.
May 15, 2023 - 11:46 AM
The French start-up is developing an all-electric training aircraft called the Integral E as well as a 19-seat hybrid-electric regional airliner.
Gulfstream G550 in flight over mountainous coast
May 15, 2023 - 10:32 AM
The European air safety agency is proposing to incorporate most aspects of ICAO requirements for extended diversion time operations into its regulations.
The Pilatus PC-12 aircraft flying in Australia.
May 2, 2023 - 4:49 AM
Pilatus is boosting production of the single-engine turboprop as it targets its 2,000th delivery with the PC-12 NGX model.
Digital rendering of Airbus A380 propulsion demonstrator in flight utilizing open fan technology
Apr 28, 2023 - 1:24 PM
France’s Safran has agreed to lead a team of 26 industry partners under the EU-led Clean Aviation Joint Undertaking project OFELIA.
Britten-Norman Islander in flight
Apr 21, 2023 - 10:24 AM
A merger between the UK’s Britten-Norman and Cranfield Aerospace Solutions (CAeS) would result in an injection of £10 million into the new company.
Digital rendering of Zuri's five-seat hybrid electric VTOL aircraft taking off from helipad
Apr 20, 2023 - 6:46 AM
Zuri aims to raise an initial €15 million to accelerate work on its planned five-seat vehicle, which it says could support regional routes up to 380 nm.
light-twin helicopter with PW200 engine
Apr 19, 2023 - 1:03 PM
ITP Aero in Ajalvir, Spain, is now a designated facility for the maintenance, repair, and overhaul of PW200 engines.
A team from Austro Engine and Bosch General Aviation Technology has announced plans for a hydrogen-powered piston aircraft.
Apr 19, 2023 - 11:04 AM
A partnership between Diamond Aircraft and the Austrian government is developing options to power general aviation aircraft with liquid hydrogen.
Airbus ZeroE fuel cell
Apr 11, 2023 - 7:49 AM
Toulouse-based Liebherr-Aerospace has entered the second phase of study into an air supply demonstrator for Airbus’s hydrogen fuel-cell system.