Engine

A look into the largest jet engine ever made: who will beat the giant?

Among the variety of turbofans, the GE9X holds the title of the world’s largest engine. However, it could soon be usurped by a competitor.  ...


UK and Japan join forces on sixth-generation fighter jet engine

The UK and Japan will join forces to develop a jet engine technology demonstrator for their sixth-generation fighter jets ...


Tech company 3D-prints key component for Rolls-Royce UltraFan engine

ITP Aero uses 3D printing technology to manufacture a key component for the Rolls-Royce UltraFan demonstrator engine.   ...


GE Aviation marks the end of CF6-80E1 engine production

GE Aviation delivers its last CF6-80E1 production engine bound to power China Airlines’ Airbus A330 fleet....


GE Aviation completes first in-flight test of new Catalyst turboprop engine

The new Catalyst turboprop engine built by GE Aviation completes its first test in-flight.  ...


Airbus Helicopters tests new engine backup system

Airbus Helicopters is testing a new engine backup system and aims to develop hybridized propulsion system for helicopters....


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.  ...


Bamboo Airways to sign GE jet engine deal worth $2B

Bamboo Airways to sign a deal with General Electric to acquire GEnx engines bound to power Boeing 787 Dreamliners....


Will narrow-body long haul travel change the MROs?

When the airline industry was deregulated in 1978, airlines in the USA adopted a new route management model – hub-and-spoke. The paradigm heavily relied on small, commuter aircraft bringing traffic fr...


HAL inks deal with GE Aviation ordering 99 engines for its LCA Tejas

HAL signed a contract with GE Aviation ordering 99 F404 engines for its LCA Tejas....