Engines

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

April 10, 2019, 9:08 AM

Rolls-Royce Shortens Inspection Interval for Trent 1000 TENs

Deterioration in the latest Trent’s high-pressure turbine blades has occurred faster than expected in some engines.

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Mar 2, 2019 - 6:15 AM
The U.S. Air Force is planning on keeping its B-52 strategic bombers for at least another 30 years, and beyond the retirement of the B-1 and B-2.
Feb 28, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Two companies—CFM and Pratt & Whitney—remain in the mix for the propulsion contract for Boeing’s proposed midsize airliner.
Feb 27, 2019 - 3:56 PM
The joint-venture engine maker sees its new-gen Leap surpass the CFM-56, as it works to resolves issues with the in-development Silvercrest.
Feb 22, 2019 - 11:24 AM
Users of the parts account for an installed base of aircraft that include Boeing and Airbus airliners, and Pilatus and Beechcraft turboprops.
Feb 19, 2019 - 10:28 AM
Honeywell Aerospace's turbogenerator will produce 30 to 50 percent fewer carbon emissions than a traditional HTS900 engine.
Feb 13, 2019 - 9:47 AM
Design work on new Initium auxiliary power units has begun in San Diego.
Feb 7, 2019 - 5:18 AM
The Franco-German SCAF/FCAS has received its first funding, while the nations' two propulsion powerhouses are joining forces to develop a new engine
Jan 30, 2019 - 1:04 PM
Leap-1B supply deficit continues to hamper Max ramp-up effort.
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.