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United to resume operations with Pratt-powered Boeing 777

United Airlines plans to restart operations of Pratt-powered Boeing 777 aircraft suspended following engine incidents....


Boeing planned to strengthen engine cowls prior United 777 engine failure

Even prior to the widely-covered United Airlines Boeing 777 engine failure, Boeing considered strengthening the engine fan cowling....


United Airlines Flight UAL328 suffers engine failure, scatters parts over Denver

A Boeing 777, operating United Airlines Flight UAL328, suffered an uncontained engine failure shortly after departure from Denver International Airport (DEN)....


Has 2020 crisis hit Rolls-Royce more than other engine manufacturers? | Data

Rolls-Royce suffered a lot in 2020. But is it’s situation worse than other engine manufacturers – Pratt & Whitney, GE Aviation and Safran?...


IndiGo looking at CFM and P&W engines for up to $10.7 billion

IndiGo is eyeing a huge order of aircraft engines to power 150 Airbus A320neo aircraft that are yet to be delivered. The deal could be worth up to $10.7 billion....


Canarias ATR 72 turbine disintegrates during takeoff

On October 15, 2019, ATR 72-212A regional turboprop belonging to Canarias Airlines (operating as Binter Canarias) was taking off from Tenerife North Airport (TFN). While still on the runway, but near the rotation speed, the crew heard a strange noise. Abnormal readings on parameters of right engines followed....


Brazil imposes limits on E190 after A220 engine problems

ANAC, Brazilian aviation regulator, issues a directive instructing Embraer 190-E2 operators to limit trust and climb settings at high altitude after a series of failures on similarly engined Airbus A220s.  ...


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First PW1200G engine assembled in Japan enters flight testing

The first Pratt & Whitney GTF™ PW1200G engine assembled in Japan has begun flight testing. The maiden flight of the engine, which powers the upcoming Mitsubishi SpaceJet, was praised by the Japanese company as an important milestone for both the aircraft program and the Japanese aerospace industry. ...


airBaltic A220 diverted after suffering engine in-flight shutdown

An airBaltic Airbus A220-300 en route from Latvia to Spain had to be diverted and land in France after encountering an engine problem. The incident joins a growing list of similar incidents involving the A220....


GoAir cancels flights, blames Airbus, Pratt & Whitney delays

Indian low-cost carrier GoAir says it had to cancel flights after an unplanned grounding of aircraft part of the current fleet, while new Airbus aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney engines  would fail to arrive by the previously expected deadline in March 2020....