Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en Rolls-Royce discovers problems with other Trent engines http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-discovers-problems-other-trent-engines <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce is widening the scope of checks on the Trent 1000 family of engines after issues were found in other derivatives of the Boeing 787 engine.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-discovers-problems-other-trent-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-discovers-problems-other-trent-engines#comments Engines Daily News Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:37:00 +0000 283861 at http://atwonline.com COMAC: CRAIC CR929 gets seven engine proposals http://atwonline.com/engines/comac-craic-cr929-gets-seven-engine-proposals <div class="node-body article-body">Sino-Russian commercial aircraft consortium CRAIC has received seven proposals for engines for its CR929 widebody airliner, said COMAC, one of the partners.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/comac-craic-cr929-gets-seven-engine-proposals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/comac-craic-cr929-gets-seven-engine-proposals#comments Engines Daily News Thu, 31 May 2018 21:47:00 +0000 282911 at http://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce speeds up permanent Trent 1000 engine fix http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-speeds-permanent-trent-1000-engine-fix <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce is accelerating the process of inspections and the development of a permanent fix for the issues impacting its Trent 1000 Package C engine powering the Boeing 787.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-speeds-permanent-trent-1000-engine-fix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-speeds-permanent-trent-1000-engine-fix#comments Engines Daily News Wed, 30 May 2018 14:15:00 +0000 282721 at http://atwonline.com <p>LATAM Boeing 787</p> Tony Osborne China’s AECC tests demonstrator turbofan for C919 engine http://atwonline.com/engines/china-s-aecc-tests-demonstrator-turbofan-c919-engine <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation Engine Corp. of China (AECC) has run its CJ-1000AX demonstrator turbofan, as part of a program intended to provide alternative, domestically-produced propulsion for the COMAC C919. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/china-s-aecc-tests-demonstrator-turbofan-c919-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/china-s-aecc-tests-demonstrator-turbofan-c919-engine#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 22 May 2018 18:27:00 +0000 282161 at http://atwonline.com FAA, EASA move up deadline for initial CFM56 fan-blade checks http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-easa-move-deadline-initial-cfm56-fan-blade-checks <div class="node-body article-body">FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), acting on engine manufacturer CFM International's recommendations, have mandated a tighter timeline for initial inspections of higher-time CFM56-7B fan blades.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-easa-move-deadline-initial-cfm56-fan-blade-checks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-easa-move-deadline-initial-cfm56-fan-blade-checks#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 17 May 2018 16:20:00 +0000 281661 at http://atwonline.com NTSB releases maintenance records on Southwest 737-700 engine failure http://atwonline.com/mro/ntsb-releases-maintenance-records-southwest-737-700-engine-failure <div class="node-body article-body">Maintenance records from the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 that experienced an inflight engine failure April 17 reveal the fan blades of its CFM56-7B turbofan engines, which are suspected of causing the failure, had been overhauled 10,712 engine cycles before the accident, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reported.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/ntsb-releases-maintenance-records-southwest-737-700-engine-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/ntsb-releases-maintenance-records-southwest-737-700-engine-failure#comments Engines Daily News MRO ATW Plus Thu, 03 May 2018 21:14:00 +0000 280521 at http://atwonline.com Air China grounds some 787s on Trent 1000 engine inspections http://atwonline.com/mro/air-china-grounds-some-787s-trent-1000-engine-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">Air China has grounded some of its Boeing 787s powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines, which had been found to have vulcanization and fatigue cracks in the blades of the engine’s intermediate pressure (IP) compressor.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/air-china-grounds-some-787s-trent-1000-engine-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/air-china-grounds-some-787s-trent-1000-engine-inspections#comments Engines Daily News MRO ATW Plus Wed, 02 May 2018 14:55:00 +0000 280261 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air China Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson FAA expands CFM56-7 engine inspections http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-expands-cfm56-7-engine-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has mandated inspections for the CFM56-7B fan blade population not covered by the agency’s April 20 emergency airworthiness directive (AD), following CFM International’s latest recommendations.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-expands-cfm56-7-engine-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-expands-cfm56-7-engine-inspections#comments Engines Daily News MRO ATW Plus Tue, 01 May 2018 17:03:00 +0000 280151 at http://atwonline.com Southwest Airlines Technicians find ‘no imminent safety concern’ with CFM56 engines http://atwonline.com/engines/technicians-find-no-imminent-safety-concern-cfm56-engines <div class="node-body article-body">With about 60% of mandatory inspections done, nothing pointing to a pressing CFM56-7B fleet-safety issue linked to fan-blade failure has turned up, the engine manufacturer reports.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/technicians-find-no-imminent-safety-concern-cfm56-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/technicians-find-no-imminent-safety-concern-cfm56-engines#comments Engines Daily News Safety ATW Plus Thu, 26 Apr 2018 19:35:00 +0000 279761 at http://atwonline.com Southwest Airlines Two Air New Zealand 787s grounded after engine inspections http://atwonline.com/mro/two-air-new-zealand-787s-grounded-after-engine-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">Air New Zealand grounded two of its Boeing 787-9s April 21 for what could be an extended period after some of the 787 fleet’s engines failed inspections directed by safety regulators.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/two-air-new-zealand-787s-grounded-after-engine-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/two-air-new-zealand-787s-grounded-after-engine-inspections#comments Engines Daily News MRO ATW Plus Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:28:00 +0000 279221 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson