Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en Aegean selects Pratt GTF engine for A320neo family aircraft http://atwonline.com/engines/aegean-selects-pratt-gtf-engine-a320neo-family-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Aegean Airlines has selected the Pratt & Whitney GTF engine for up to 62 Airbus A320neo family aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/aegean-selects-pratt-gtf-engine-a320neo-family-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/aegean-selects-pratt-gtf-engine-a320neo-family-aircraft#comments Daily News Engines Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:49:00 +0000 300871 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A320neo in Aegean livery</p> Airbus UTC closes Rockwell Collins deal; will divest non-aero companies http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/utc-closes-rockwell-collins-deal-will-divest-non-aero-companies <div class="node-body article-body">United Technologies Corp. (UTC) closed on its record-making $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins Nov. 26, and announced it will spin off non-aerospace business units Carrier and Otis Elevator Co. and become a pure-play, potentially $50 billion Tier 1 aerospace parts, engines and services provider.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/utc-closes-rockwell-collins-deal-will-divest-non-aero-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/utc-closes-rockwell-collins-deal-will-divest-non-aero-companies#comments Daily News Engines Manufacturers Tue, 27 Nov 2018 20:56:00 +0000 299981 at http://atwonline.com NTSB eyes fan blades, inlet in Southwest 737 engine failure investigation http://atwonline.com/engines/ntsb-eyes-fan-blades-inlet-southwest-737-engine-failure-investigation <div class="node-body article-body">A US National Transportation Safety Bureau (NTSB) investigative hearing into the April inflight engine failure of a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 on Nov. 14 honed in on the design and testing of the CFM56-7B engine fan blades and the containment capability of the engine inlet and fan cowl.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/ntsb-eyes-fan-blades-inlet-southwest-737-engine-failure-investigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/ntsb-eyes-fan-blades-inlet-southwest-737-engine-failure-investigation#comments Daily News Engines Safety Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:59:00 +0000 299071 at http://atwonline.com Zhuhai Air Show: AECC, UEC agree on JV for CR929 engine http://atwonline.com/engines/zhuhai-air-show-aecc-uec-agree-jv-cr929-engine <div class="node-body article-body">Chinese and Russian manufacturers will jointly design an engine for the CR929 widebody aircraft being developed by the Chinese-Russian commercial aircraft consortium (CRAIC).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/zhuhai-air-show-aecc-uec-agree-jv-cr929-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/zhuhai-air-show-aecc-uec-agree-jv-cr929-engine#comments Daily News Engines ATW On-Location Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:36:00 +0000 299031 at http://atwonline.com Rolls addresses A330 engine corrosion problem http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-addresses-a330-engine-corrosion-problem <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce will replace turbine blades on some Trent 700 engines powering the Airbus A330 because of corrosion issues the company says are unrelated to the similar, but more widespread, problem affecting operators of Trent 1000-powered Boeing 787s.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-addresses-a330-engine-corrosion-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-addresses-a330-engine-corrosion-problem#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Thu, 08 Nov 2018 21:45:00 +0000 298611 at http://atwonline.com Rolls admits A330neo engine delays http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-admits-a330neo-engine-delays <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has acknowledged it has fallen behind on Trent 7000 shipments to Airbus that will cause knock-on delays to A330neo deliveries later this year and into 2019.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-admits-a330neo-engine-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-admits-a330neo-engine-delays#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Mon, 29 Oct 2018 18:44:00 +0000 297531 at http://atwonline.com Airbus Safran: CFM on track to hit LEAP delivery year-end target http://atwonline.com/engines/safran-cfm-track-hit-leap-delivery-year-end-target <div class="node-body article-body">French aerospace firm Safran has confirmed CFM International’s target of handing over 1,100 LEAP engines for Airbus and Boeing narrowbodies in 2018, emphasizing it is gradually bringing delivery delays down to zero.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/safran-cfm-track-hit-leap-delivery-year-end-target" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/safran-cfm-track-hit-leap-delivery-year-end-target#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Thu, 25 Oct 2018 19:38:00 +0000 297271 at http://atwonline.com Airbus hit by more A321neo, A321LR delays http://atwonline.com/engines/airbus-hit-more-a321neo-a321lr-delays <div class="node-body article-body">While engine delivery issues have been gradually easing up, the company has faced customization challenges that explain the lack of progress overall on the highest-capacity members of the A320neo family.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/airbus-hit-more-a321neo-a321lr-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/airbus-hit-more-a321neo-a321lr-delays#comments Airframes Daily News Engines ATW Plus Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:35:00 +0000 296031 at http://atwonline.com Airbus Regulators mandate more frequent CFM56-7B fan blade checks http://atwonline.com/engines/regulators-mandate-more-frequent-cfm56-7b-fan-blade-checks <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing 737NG operators must conduct more frequent inspections of engine fan blades as regulators move to mandate a CFM International-recommended reduction in the repetitive-check interval needed to ensure cracks are not forming at the blade roots.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/regulators-mandate-more-frequent-cfm56-7b-fan-blade-checks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/regulators-mandate-more-frequent-cfm56-7b-fan-blade-checks#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Fri, 28 Sep 2018 20:34:00 +0000 294861 at http://atwonline.com Southwest Airlines Rolls identifies 787 Trent engine fix; cites air pollution cause http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-identifies-787-trent-engine-fix-cites-air-pollution-cause <div class="node-body article-body">Air pollution, especially in large Asian cities, is believed to be one cause of reliability issues that have affected a large portion of the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000-powered Boeing 787 fleet. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-identifies-787-trent-engine-fix-cites-air-pollution-cause" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-identifies-787-trent-engine-fix-cites-air-pollution-cause#comments Daily News Engines Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 20 Sep 2018 19:38:00 +0000 293971 at http://atwonline.com <p>Grounded British Airways 787s without engines at London Heathrow Airport.</p> Kurt Hofmann