Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en 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 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 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 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 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:06:00 +0000 238661 at http://atwonline.com SWISS 777-300ER inspected after unscheduled landing in Canadian Arctic http://atwonline.com/safety/swiss-777-300er-inspected-after-unscheduled-landing-canadian-arctic <div class="node-body article-body">A Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) Boeing 777-300ER is being inspected after making an unscheduled landing in Iqaluit, Canada.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/swiss-777-300er-inspected-after-unscheduled-landing-canadian-arctic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/swiss-777-300er-inspected-after-unscheduled-landing-canadian-arctic#comments Engines Daily News Safety Fri, 03 Feb 2017 19:20:00 +0000 237851 at http://atwonline.com CFM LEAP-1C powering C919 gains FAA, EASA certification http://atwonline.com/engines/cfm-leap-1c-powering-c919-gains-faa-easa-certification <div class="node-body article-body">The CFM International LEAP-1C engine, which will power the Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) C919, has gained type certification from both FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/cfm-leap-1c-powering-c919-gains-faa-easa-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/cfm-leap-1c-powering-c919-gains-faa-easa-certification#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 21 Dec 2016 19:13:00 +0000 234041 at http://atwonline.com <p>LEAP-1C engine on GE Aviation Boeing 747 flying testbed.</p> CFM International Emirates’ first Trent 900-powered A380 nears service entry http://atwonline.com/engines/emirates-first-trent-900-powered-a380-nears-service-entry <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai-based Emirates Airline is expected to take delivery of its first Rolls-Royce Trent 900-powered Airbus A380 later this week following what the carrier is referring to as a last-minute technical glitch with the engine.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/emirates-first-trent-900-powered-a380-nears-service-entry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/emirates-first-trent-900-powered-a380-nears-service-entry#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 13 Dec 2016 20:36:00 +0000 233071 at http://atwonline.com Irkut MC-21’s PD-14 engine begins second stage of testing http://atwonline.com/engines/irkut-mc-21-s-pd-14-engine-begins-second-stage-testing <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC) has started the second stage of PD-14 engine testing for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/irkut-mc-21-s-pd-14-engine-begins-second-stage-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/irkut-mc-21-s-pd-14-engine-begins-second-stage-testing#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:11:00 +0000 232321 at http://atwonline.com <p>PD-14 assembly</p> United Engine Corp. CFM prepares for ‘scary’ production ramp-up on LEAP program http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/cfm-prepares-scary-production-ramp-leap-program <div class="node-body article-body">GE Aviation and its CFM International joint venture (JV) partner, Safran Aircraft Engines, face a “scary, daunting” production ramp-up on the LEAP engine program, but remain confident they will meet ambitious production targets, a senior GE executive said.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/cfm-prepares-scary-production-ramp-leap-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/cfm-prepares-scary-production-ramp-leap-program#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW On-Location ATW Plus Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:43:00 +0000 230131 at http://atwonline.com <p>CFM International LEAP-1B&nbsp;(left) and -1A engines being manufactured at GE Aviation&rsquo;s Lafayette, Indiana facility.</p> GE Aviation Fatigue cracking indicated in American 767 engine failure http://atwonline.com/safety/fatigue-cracking-indicated-american-767-engine-failure <div class="node-body article-body">Evidence of fatigue cracking has been discovered in the fractured high-pressure turbine disk from the GE Aviation CF6 engine that suffered an uncontained failure on an American Airlines Boeing 767-300 a week ago.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/fatigue-cracking-indicated-american-767-engine-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/fatigue-cracking-indicated-american-767-engine-failure#comments Airlines Engines Daily News Safety ATW Plus Fri, 04 Nov 2016 19:12:00 +0000 229441 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cracked fan disk from the engine in question.</p> NTSB