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

July 20, 2021, 7:30 AM

Surf Air Mobility Bets Big on Hybrid-electric Caravan

Surf Air Mobility plans to STC an electric-hybrid powertrain for its newly ordered fleet of Cessna Grand Caravan EXs.

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Jun 21, 2021 - 12:25 PM
The partnership gives Jet East access to Turbine Engine Specialists' rental bank of Honeywell 36-100 and 36-150 APUs.
XTI TriFan 600
Jun 15, 2021 - 11:58 AM
XTI believes its fixed-wing, ducted fan VTOL aircraft will be bought by operators currently using existing business aircraft and helicopters.
Jun 14, 2021 - 11:44 AM
The CFM Rise program aims to achieve a 20 percent improvement in fuel burn and emissions by 2035.
Airbus Zero E
Jun 14, 2021 - 11:43 AM
Airbus has set up Zero Emissions Development Centers in France and Germany to develop cryogenic hydrogen fuel tanks for its planned Zero E airliners.
Jun 9, 2021 - 8:40 AM
Safran Arrano engine approval brings FAA certification closer for Airbus Helicopters H160.
Jun 3, 2021 - 2:36 PM
United Engine Corporation has assembled the first PD-8 engine core.
Rolls-Royce test
Jun 3, 2021 - 9:20 AM
Testing begins on the first elements of Rolls-Royce’s 2.5-megawatt Power Generation System 1.
Deutsche Aircraft
Jun 1, 2021 - 1:08 PM
Deutsche Aircraft's D328eco regional airliner will have new Pratt & Whitney PW127S engines running on sustainable aviation fuel, and Garmin G5000 avionics.
Rolls-Royce has successfully tested 100 percent SAF in its Trent and Pearl engines.
Jun 1, 2021 - 8:32 AM
Of all sustainability efforts underway, SAF appears to hold the most immediate promise of curbing CO2.
Bye Aerospace eFlyer 800
May 28, 2021 - 9:00 AM
Between flight shaming and corporate clients interested in leaving a smaller carbon footprint, the push for electric aircraft is likely here to stay.