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

March 14, 2018, 3:58 PM

GE9X Takes Flight on 747 Testbed

First flight from Victorville, California, lasts more than four hours

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Mar 19, 2018 - 12:33 PM
The Lanseria facility, which was opened in 2010, is a Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A designated overhaul facility with distribution rights.
Mar 16, 2018 - 1:49 PM
Company president Robert Leduc says knife-edge seal issue won’t prevent Pratt from achieving planned GTF 2018 production target
GE 747
Mar 14, 2018 - 3:58 PM
First flight from Victorville, California, lasts more than four hours
Mar 12, 2018 - 4:14 PM
Regulator takes action following latest cases of in-flight shutdowns and rejected takeoffs
GE Aviation Catalyst engine
Mar 7, 2018 - 12:05 PM
The new name comes as development testing spools up with next run anticipated early next week and next engine being outfitted with instrumentation.
Feb 28, 2018 - 7:16 PM
The move comes as Even plans to leave the French manufacturer at the beginning of April.
Feb 28, 2018 - 4:50 PM
The StandardAero PowerCheck mobile app is available at the Apple App Store, Google Play and as a desktop version at www.standardaero.com/heli.
Feb 28, 2018 - 3:14 PM
After changing to Eastman Turbo Oil 2197 five years ago, Rotorlift Aviation has discovered that its engines burn cleaner.
Feb 28, 2018 - 1:58 PM
Kuala Lumpur-based Weststar Aviation Services inked the deal that will cover the engines on its 22 AW139s for the next 13 years.
Feb 28, 2018 - 10:00 AM
The new agreement continues a relationship on the engine that dates back to 1985.