Aircraft Engine

Pratt & Whitney receives $25M FAA backing for ultra-quiet engine fan

The FAA invests $25 million into the development of a new Pratt & Whitney ultra-quiet aircraft engine fan and new advanced combustion technology.  ...


GE Aviation CF6-6 engines enter retirement after half century of service

The CF6-6 commercial is officially retired as of June 3, 2021, following nearly 50 years of service in commercial operations....


Passenger Throws Coins Into Plane Engine for 'Good Luck'

A superstitious elderly passenger delayed a flight in Shanghai after throwing coins at the engine for good luck, a Chinese airline has confirmed....