Pratt & Whitney has commenced flight testing on the PW1900G engine designated to power the Embraer E190-E2 and E195-E2 aircraft. The geared turbofan (GTF) engine completed its first flight affixed to Pratt’s Boeing 747SP flying testbed aircraft. The flight occurred from Pratt’s flight testing center in Mirabel, Quebec. “The start of engine flight testing is an important milestone for us as we bring the E-Jets second generation from concept to reality,” Embraer ...

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