Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en UAC completes PD-14 second-stage flight testing for MC-21 http://atwonline.com/engines/uac-completes-pd-14-second-stage-flight-testing-mc-21 <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UAC), a part of state-owned Rostec Corp., has completed the second stage of flight tests for the PD-14 engine that will power the Irkut MC-21. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/uac-completes-pd-14-second-stage-flight-testing-mc-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/uac-completes-pd-14-second-stage-flight-testing-mc-21#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers Fri, 26 May 2017 14:41:00 +0000 248731 at http://atwonline.com Rostec Rolls-Royce begins UltraFan gearbox high-power testing http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-begins-ultrafan-gearbox-high-power-testing <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has performed the first power runs of the gearbox for its new UltraFan engine at a facility in Germany.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-begins-ultrafan-gearbox-high-power-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-begins-ultrafan-gearbox-high-power-testing#comments Engines Daily News Thu, 25 May 2017 13:51:00 +0000 248611 at http://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce Newark Airport reopens after United Airlines 757 engine fire http://atwonline.com/safety/newark-airport-reopens-after-united-airlines-757-engine-fire <div class="node-body article-body">New York Newark Airport has reopened after a United Airlines Boeing 757 had a suspected engine fire while taxiing, leading to minor injuries during the evacuation.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/newark-airport-reopens-after-united-airlines-757-engine-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/newark-airport-reopens-after-united-airlines-757-engine-fire#comments Airlines Engines Daily News Safety Wed, 24 May 2017 11:34:00 +0000 248471 at http://atwonline.com @NBCNewYork via Twitter GE starts 18-month GE9X certification program http://atwonline.com/engines/ge-starts-18-month-ge9x-certification-program <div class="node-body article-body">GE Aviation has started the 18-month certification program for the GE9X engine that will exclusively power the Boeing 777X.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/ge-starts-18-month-ge9x-certification-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/ge-starts-18-month-ge9x-certification-program#comments Engines Daily News Thu, 18 May 2017 19:03:00 +0000 248071 at http://atwonline.com <p>GE9X first engine to test (FETT)</p> GE Aviation GE9X embarks on certification program http://atwonline.com/engines/ge9x-embarks-certification-program <div class="node-body article-body">GE is promising the GE9X will offer 10% greater fuel efficiency than the GE90-115B and will be the most efficient engine it has produced on a per-pounds-of-thrust basis.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/ge9x-embarks-certification-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/ge9x-embarks-certification-program#comments Engines ATW Plus Thu, 18 May 2017 18:11:00 +0000 247851 at http://atwonline.com <p>The GE9X first engine to test (FETT) undergoing icing tests.</p> GE Aviation EasyJet to swap 30 Airbus A320neos for A321neos http://atwonline.com/airframes/easyjet-swap-30-airbus-a320neos-a321neos <div class="node-body article-body">UK low-cost carrier (LCC) easyJet has reached an agreement with Airbus to convert 30 of the Airbus A320neos that it has on order to A321neos, with the first delivery scheduled for summer 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/easyjet-swap-30-airbus-a320neos-a321neos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/easyjet-swap-30-airbus-a320neos-a321neos#comments Airframes Airlines Engines Daily News Manufacturers Tue, 16 May 2017 11:05:00 +0000 247611 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet A320</p> Airbus Boeing resumes 737 MAX flying with unaffected engines http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-resumes-737-max-flying-unaffected-engines <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing is operating 737 MAX flights using CFM International LEAP-1B engines unaffected by the issue that prompted a May 10 suspension of all MAX flying. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-resumes-737-max-flying-unaffected-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-resumes-737-max-flying-unaffected-engines#comments Airframes Engines Daily News Mon, 15 May 2017 15:47:00 +0000 247511 at http://atwonline.com <p>The 737 MAX 9 achieved first flight April 13.</p> Boeing Boeing suspends 737 MAX flights, cites ‘potential’ CFM LEAP-1B issue http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-suspends-737-max-flights-cites-potential-cfm-leap-1b-issue <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has suspended 737 MAX flights after being informed by CFM International of a potential issue with the aircraft’s LEAP-1B engine, although Boeing says MAX 8 deliveries will begin this month as planned.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-suspends-737-max-flights-cites-potential-cfm-leap-1b-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-suspends-737-max-flights-cites-potential-cfm-leap-1b-issue#comments Airframes Engines Daily News Manufacturers Wed, 10 May 2017 19:21:00 +0000 247201 at http://atwonline.com <p>The Boeing 737 MAX 9 achieved first flight April 13.</p> Boeing Israel’s Arkia selects CFM LEAP-1A engine for A321neos http://atwonline.com/engines/israel-s-arkia-selects-cfm-leap-1a-engine-a321neos <div class="node-body article-body">Tel Aviv-based Arkia Israeli Airlines has selected CFM International’s advanced LEAP-1A engine to power its four new Airbus A321neos, in an order valued at $112 million at list prices. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/israel-s-arkia-selects-cfm-leap-1a-engine-a321neos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/israel-s-arkia-selects-cfm-leap-1a-engine-a321neos#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:24:00 +0000 245791 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A321neo in Arkia livery</p> Airbus Pratt & Whitney begins A320neo engine seal upgrade http://atwonline.com/engines/pratt-whitney-begins-a320neo-engine-seal-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Pratt & Whitney is beginning a fleet-wide retrofit of a more durable air seal on PW1100G geared turbofan-powered Airbus A320neos following certification of the improvement package on April 12.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/pratt-whitney-begins-a320neo-engine-seal-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/pratt-whitney-begins-a320neo-engine-seal-upgrade#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:35:00 +0000 245301 at http://atwonline.com Pratt & Whitney