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Pratt & Whitney delivers 100th GTF engine in China
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Pratt & Whitney delivers 100th GTF engine in China

Sichuan Airlines took delivery of an Airbus A321neo. The aircraft is powered by Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan (GTF) engines, making it the 100th GTF-powered Airbus A320 family plane in China....


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Norwegian Boeing 787 engine fragments rain down on cars, houses

Updated on August 13, 2019. To include comment from the victim. Engine fragments of a Norwegian Boeing 787 fell from the sky shortly after takeoff from  Fiumicino airport in Rome, Italy, damaging houses, roofs, and cars. One person was injured in the incident....


Qatar Airways orders GEnx engines for 30 Dreamliners
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Qatar Airways orders GEnx engines for 30 Dreamliners

Qatar Airways is sticking with GEnx engines when it comes to powering their Dreamliners. ...


Rolls-Royce: EASA to order early Trent 1000 TEN inspections
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Rolls-Royce: EASA to order early Trent 1000 TEN inspections

After detecting premature High Pressure Turbine (HPT) blade deterioration on Trent 1000 TEN engines, Rolls-Royce announces reaching an agreement with EASA for accelerated inspection regime....


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World’s largest jet engine is getting ready to power Boeing 777X

The debut of the biggest turbine engine in the world installed on the largest plane Boeing ever built is closer than you might think. Reports indicate the airframer has finally paired the gigantic GE9X engine with its highly anticipated 777X jet, the latest version of the long-haul wide-body 777 airliner. The flight test plane is set to roll out next month showcasing its massive power plant....


Pratt & Whitney GTF engine to power Aegean Airbus A320neo fleet
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Pratt & Whitney GTF engine to power Aegean Airbus A320neo fleet

Pratt & Whitney confirms its GTF engine is selected to power up to 62 Airbus A320neo family aircraft in Aegean Airlines fleet. ...


MC-21 future engine PD-14 obtains Russian certification
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MC-21 future engine PD-14 obtains Russian certification

A Russian made PD-14 engine, developed for the country’s MC-21 airliner, has received Rosaviatsya certification, allowing it to enter production....


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Rolls-Royce to power Boeing MQ-25 aircraft for U.S. Navy

Rolls-Royce announced on September 6, 2018, that its engines have been selected by Boeing to power the U.S. Navy’s new MQ-25 Stingray aircraft, which will provide unmanned, carrier-based air-to-air refueling....


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Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 gets the green light from EASA

On July 23, 2018, the Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 received formal certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)....


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Rolls-Royce delivers first Trent 7000 engine to power A330neo

Rolls-Royce has dispatched the first Trent 7000 production engine to the Airbus facility in Toulouse, France....