Engines

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

Jan 18, 2019 - 1:30 PM
Apart from requiring increased inspections, the India DGCA has barred operations to the Andaman Islands.
Dec 26, 2018 - 2:52 PM
GE Aviation, Pratt & Whitney Canada, and Rolls-Royce all made significant strides with new engine families.
Dec 20, 2018 - 12:20 PM
Validation comes as the engines ready to enter service on December 20 with the first delivery of a Global 7500.
Dec 12, 2018 - 12:27 PM
The initial Japanese-build geared turbofan has passed Pratt & Whitney’s production acceptance test.
Start Pac touts auxiliary power units
Dec 8, 2018 - 4:00 AM
In harsh climates like the Middle East, external power reduces wear on engines and batteries.
GE's former testbed 747
Nov 20, 2018 - 10:32 AM
In service with for 49 years, first as an airliner, then as a flying engine testbed, the four-engine jumbo was the world's oldest active 747.
Nov 9, 2018 - 3:15 AM
Among the new systems that were unveiled at the Zhuhai show is a J-10B demonstrator equipped with a thrust-vectoring nozzle
VoltAero iron bird test rig
Nov 6, 2018 - 3:54 AM
Team led by ex-Airbus tech boss is taking a conservative approach, developing redundant-propulsion technology using a Cessna 337 testbed.
Eviation Alice
Nov 5, 2018 - 11:32 AM
Under the partnership, Hartzell will provide customized and optimized propellers and support systems.
Oct 26, 2018 - 1:42 PM
UK manufacturer expects to ship 50 fewer large engines than originally planned