Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet select Pratt & Whitney GTF to power A321neos http://atwonline.com/engines/vietnam-airlines-vietjet-select-pratt-whitney-gtf-power-a321neos <div class="node-body article-body">Two Vietnamese airlines selected Pratt & Whitney PW1100G geared turbofan (GTF) engines to power a combined 30 Airbus A321neo aircraft in deals valued at a total of more than $2 billion at list prices.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/vietnam-airlines-vietjet-select-pratt-whitney-gtf-power-a321neos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/vietnam-airlines-vietjet-select-pratt-whitney-gtf-power-a321neos#comments Engines Daily News Mon, 13 Nov 2017 17:58:00 +0000 265381 at http://atwonline.com <p>US President Donald Trump (standing L) and Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang (standing R) look on as Vietnam Airlines CEO Duong Tri Thanh (seated R) signs a GTF engine order with Pratt &amp; Whitney valued at $1.5 billion.</p> Vietnam Airlines Air Lease Corp. prepares for Airbus delivery delays in 2018 http://atwonline.com/leasing/air-lease-corp-prepares-airbus-delivery-delays-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Air Lease Corp. (ALC) believes as many as 20 Airbus aircraft it is scheduled to take delivery of in 2018 could be delayed.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/leasing/air-lease-corp-prepares-airbus-delivery-delays-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/leasing/air-lease-corp-prepares-airbus-delivery-delays-2018#comments Aircraft Orders & Deliveries Airline Financials Engines Leasing Manufacturers ATW Plus Fri, 10 Nov 2017 19:34:00 +0000 265271 at http://atwonline.com <p>WOW Air A320neo leased from Air Lease Corp.</p> Airbus UEC: SSJ100’s SaM146 engine performance exceeds 700 hours http://atwonline.com/engines/uec-ssj100-s-sam146-engine-performance-exceeds-700-hours <div class="node-body article-body">The PowerJet SaM146 engine, which powers the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100), has exceeded 700 flight hours, Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC) said Oct. 12.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/uec-ssj100-s-sam146-engine-performance-exceeds-700-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/uec-ssj100-s-sam146-engine-performance-exceeds-700-hours#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 12 Oct 2017 17:04:00 +0000 262431 at http://atwonline.com <p>PowerJet SaM146 engine</p> United Engine Corp. BEA: Air France A380 damage limited after uncontained engine failure http://atwonline.com/safety/bea-air-france-a380-damage-limited-after-uncontained-engine-failure <div class="node-body article-body">French air accident investigation agency BEA has said damage to the Air France Airbus A380, which suffered an uncontained engine failure over Greenland Sept. 30, appears to be limited to the No. 4 engine and its immediate environment. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/bea-air-france-a380-damage-limited-after-uncontained-engine-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/bea-air-france-a380-damage-limited-after-uncontained-engine-failure#comments Engines Daily News Safety ATW Plus Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:06:00 +0000 261601 at http://atwonline.com Cathay chooses LEAP-1A for A321neos http://atwonline.com/engines/cathay-chooses-leap-1a-a321neos <div class="node-body article-body">Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Group has chosen the CFM International LEAP-1A engine to power the fleet of 32 Airbus A321neos it has on order.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/cathay-chooses-leap-1a-a321neos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/cathay-chooses-leap-1a-a321neos#comments Aircraft Orders & Deliveries Engines Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 03 Oct 2017 19:36:00 +0000 261581 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A321neo in Cathay Dragon livery</p> Airbus Lufthansa Technik, GE Aviation lay foundation for XEOS facility http://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-lay-foundation-xeos-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Technik and GE Aviation have begun to lay the foundation on a new engine MRO service facility and joint venture, XEOS, in Southwest Poland to overhaul GEnx-2B and GE9X engines.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-lay-foundation-xeos-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-lay-foundation-xeos-facility#comments Engines Daily News MRO ATW Plus Mon, 02 Oct 2017 21:14:00 +0000 261421 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of XEOS facility</p> Lufthansa Technik Investigation underway into Air France A380 engine failure http://atwonline.com/engines/investigation-underway-air-france-a380-engine-failure <div class="node-body article-body">An investigation is underway after an Air France Airbus A380 made an unscheduled landing in Canada after one of its four engines failed.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/investigation-underway-air-france-a380-engine-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/investigation-underway-air-france-a380-engine-failure#comments Engines Daily News Safety ATW Plus Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:27:00 +0000 261331 at http://atwonline.com Russia, China to develop new engine for long-range, widebody aircraft http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-china-develop-new-engine-long-range-widebody-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC), a part of Rostec Corp., has agreed with China’s AECC Commercial Aircraft Engine Co. (AECC CAE) to develop a gas turbine engine for a prospective long-range, widebody aircraft (LRWBA/C929). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-china-develop-new-engine-long-range-widebody-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-china-develop-new-engine-long-range-widebody-aircraft#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:02:00 +0000 260141 at http://atwonline.com MRJ90 flight testing resumes; engine shutdown deemed ‘isolated’ incident http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/mrj90-flight-testing-resumes-engine-shutdown-deemed-isolated-incident <div class="node-body article-body">The Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. MRJ90 flight test program has resumed after the Japanese manufacturer concluded last month’s engine shutdown incident, which led to the suspension of flight testing, was an “isolated” event.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/mrj90-flight-testing-resumes-engine-shutdown-deemed-isolated-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/mrj90-flight-testing-resumes-engine-shutdown-deemed-isolated-incident#comments Airframes Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:56:00 +0000 259231 at http://atwonline.com <p>MRJ90</p> Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. Rolls-Royce gains Trent XWB-97 engine certification http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-gains-trent-xwb-97-engine-certification <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has received certification for its Trent XWB-97 engine, the most powerful version of the Trent XWB range of turbofans.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-gains-trent-xwb-97-engine-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-gains-trent-xwb-97-engine-certification#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:24:00 +0000 258311 at http://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce