Pratt & Whitney (P&W) said the PW1524G geared turbofan engine completed its initial flight test program at P&W Canada's Mirabel Aerospace Center in Quebec, logging a total of 25 flights and 115 flight hr. aboard a flying test bed Boeing 747. The engine will power the Bombardier CSeries (ATW Daily News, June 22). P&W VP-NextGen product family Bob Saia said, "Results confirmed our earlier sea level test findings validating the geared turbofan’s overall engine ...

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