Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en 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 Russia to invest in PD-14 engine production for MC-21 http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-invest-pd-14-engine-production-mc-21 <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC), part of state-owned Rostec Corp., will invest RUB21.9 billion ($389.3 million) to upgrade its production facilities through 2025 to build PD-14 engines to power Irkut Corp.’s MC-21 aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-invest-pd-14-engine-production-mc-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-invest-pd-14-engine-production-mc-21#comments Engines Daily News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:50:00 +0000 245051 at http://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce, Safran unit opens Polish facility http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-safran-unit-opens-polish-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce and French aircraft engine company Safran have opened a new Polish factory that will produce accessory drive trains (ADT) for all of the UK engine manufacturer’s future civil aircraft engines.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-safran-unit-opens-polish-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-safran-unit-opens-polish-facility#comments Engines Daily News Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:26:00 +0000 244541 at http://atwonline.com Cargolux 747-8F reaches 1 million hours on GEnx engine http://atwonline.com/engines/cargolux-747-8f-reaches-1-million-hours-genx-engine <div class="node-body article-body">Luxembourg-based freight carrier Cargolux said it has become the first operator to fly 1 million hours with GE Aviation’s GEnx engine, which powers its Boeing 747-8F aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/cargolux-747-8f-reaches-1-million-hours-genx-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/cargolux-747-8f-reaches-1-million-hours-genx-engine#comments Engines Daily News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:41:00 +0000 243741 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cargolux Boeing 747-8F</p> Rob Finlayson Rolls-Royce unveils new maintenance system http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-unveils-new-maintenance-system <div class="node-body article-body">Engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce is to introduce a new maintenance system for users of its TotalCare aftermarket maintenance and support program.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-unveils-new-maintenance-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-unveils-new-maintenance-system#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers MRO Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:36:00 +0000 242621 at http://atwonline.com Australia’s Rex grounds six Saab 340s following propeller incident http://atwonline.com/engines/australia-s-rex-grounds-six-saab-340s-following-propeller-incident <div class="node-body article-body">Australian turboprop operator Regional Express Holdings (Rex) has grounded six of its Saab 340s for checks, in response to the loss of an aircraft’s propeller while inflight.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/australia-s-rex-grounds-six-saab-340s-following-propeller-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/australia-s-rex-grounds-six-saab-340s-following-propeller-incident#comments Airframes Engines Daily News Safety ATW Plus Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:21:00 +0000 242101 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rex Saab 340</p> Wikimedia Russia’s United Engine Corp. to provide relaunched Il-114’s engine http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-s-united-engine-corp-provide-relaunched-il-114-s-engine <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC), a part of state-owned Rostec, is ready to equip Ilyushin Il-114-300 aircraft with turboprop engine TV7-117ST, UEC said in a statement Feb. 16. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-s-united-engine-corp-provide-relaunched-il-114-s-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-s-united-engine-corp-provide-relaunched-il-114-s-engine#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:28:00 +0000 239141 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ilyushin Il-114-100</p> United Aircraft Corp. Pratt & Whitney to make major investment in Georgia facility http://atwonline.com/engines/pratt-whitney-make-major-investment-georgia-facility <div class="node-body article-body">East Hartford, Connecticut-based Pratt & Whitney will invest another $386 million in its Columbus, Georgia maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) site, including building a 200,000-sq.-ft. facility to overhaul geared turbofan (GTF) engines.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/pratt-whitney-make-major-investment-georgia-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/pratt-whitney-make-major-investment-georgia-facility#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:17:00 +0000 238741 at http://atwonline.com CFM International bookings up 25% in 2016 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/cfm-international-bookings-25-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">CFM International booked orders for 2,677 engines in 2016, a 25.4% increase over 2,135 engines ordered in 2015.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/cfm-international-bookings-25-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/cfm-international-bookings-25-2016#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:52:00 +0000 238691 at http://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce 2016 profits down 45% http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-2016-profits-down-45 <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce Holdings reported £915 million ($1.1 billion) in underlying profit before finance charges and tax for the full-year 2016, down 45% year-over-year, on underlying revenues of £13.8 billion, down 2%.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-2016-profits-down-45" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-2016-profits-down-45#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:06:00 +0000 238661 at http://atwonline.com