Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en FAA, EASA issue emergency directives for CFM56-7B inspections http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-easa-issue-emergency-directives-cfm56-7b-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) late April 20 issued emergency airworthiness directives (AD) calling for inspections of fan blades on CFM56-7B engines that power Boeing 737NGs.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-easa-issue-emergency-directives-cfm56-7b-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-easa-issue-emergency-directives-cfm56-7b-inspections#comments Engines Daily News Safety Fri, 20 Apr 2018 22:30:00 +0000 279211 at http://atwonline.com NTSB FAA to issue CFM56 engine directive after Southwest incident http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-issue-cfm56-engine-directive-after-southwest-incident <div class="node-body article-body">FAA will issue an airworthiness directive (AD) in the next two weeks requiring inspections of certain CFM56-7B turbofan engines, the US agency announced one day after the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 engine failure.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-issue-cfm56-engine-directive-after-southwest-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/faa-issue-cfm56-engine-directive-after-southwest-incident#comments Engines Daily News Safety Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:07:00 +0000 278941 at http://atwonline.com <p>Engine cowling from CFM56-7B engine that failed on Southwest Airlines flight 1380. &nbsp;</p> NTSB ANA: 787 engine restrictions will not have a major impact on schedule http://atwonline.com/engines/ana-787-engine-restrictions-will-not-have-major-impact-schedule <div class="node-body article-body">Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) has confirmed that almost half of its fleet of 64 Boeing 787s will be affected by new restrictions imposed by regulators on certain Rolls Royce Trent 1000 engines.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/ana-787-engine-restrictions-will-not-have-major-impact-schedule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/ana-787-engine-restrictions-will-not-have-major-impact-schedule#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:44:00 +0000 278801 at http://atwonline.com <p>ANA Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson One dead after Southwest 737 mid-air engine failure http://atwonline.com/safety/one-dead-after-southwest-737-mid-air-engine-failure <div class="node-body article-body">A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport on April 17 after an apparent engine failure that caused one fatality.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/one-dead-after-southwest-737-mid-air-engine-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/one-dead-after-southwest-737-mid-air-engine-failure#comments Engines Daily News Safety Tue, 17 Apr 2018 20:38:00 +0000 278751 at http://atwonline.com Marty Martinez via Aviation Safety Network Air New Zealand reshuffles widebody fleet as 787 restrictions take hold http://atwonline.com/engines/air-new-zealand-reshuffles-widebody-fleet-787-restrictions-take-hold <div class="node-body article-body">Air New Zealand will reshuffle its widebody fleet and seek more leased aircraft as it copes with new operational restrictions for the Boeing 787s used on long-haul routes.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/air-new-zealand-reshuffles-widebody-fleet-787-restrictions-take-hold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/air-new-zealand-reshuffles-widebody-fleet-787-restrictions-take-hold#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:19:00 +0000 278691 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson Rolls engine blade fault severely curtails 787 ETOPS http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-engine-blade-fault-severely-curtails-787-etops <div class="node-body article-body">Significantly reduced ETOPS and performance limits plus a new set of mandatory inspections for operators of Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 Package C-powered Boeing 787s are set to cause further disruption to a fleet already under strain from earlier problems and replacements.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-engine-blade-fault-severely-curtails-787-etops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-engine-blade-fault-severely-curtails-787-etops#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:49:00 +0000 278571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing 787 equipped with Trent 1000 TEN engines</p> Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce warns 787 operators of more Trent 1000 engine checks http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-warns-787-operators-more-trent-1000-engine-checks <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has warned airlines that additional checks of its Trent 1000 engine powering the Boeing 787 will be needed to resolve ongoing issues with the engine’s compressor.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-warns-787-operators-more-trent-1000-engine-checks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-warns-787-operators-more-trent-1000-engine-checks#comments Engines Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:05:00 +0000 278391 at http://atwonline.com <p>LATAM Boeing 787</p> Tony Osborne Court decision could spur US maintenance manual fight http://atwonline.com/mro/court-decision-could-spur-us-maintenance-manual-fight <div class="node-body article-body">A US court ruling has determined FAA is not obligated to force an aerospace manufacturer to supply maintenance instructions to a repair station. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/court-decision-could-spur-us-maintenance-manual-fight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/court-decision-could-spur-us-maintenance-manual-fight#comments Engines Regulation Labor Daily News Manufacturers MRO Mon, 09 Apr 2018 18:35:00 +0000 277881 at http://atwonline.com Lion Group completes $5.5 billion LEAP-1A purchase http://atwonline.com/engines/lion-group-completes-55-billion-leap-1a-purchase <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesia’s Lion Group and engine maker CFM International have finalized an order for 380 LEAP-1A engines to power the Asian group’s Airbus A320neo and A321neo aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/lion-group-completes-55-billion-leap-1a-purchase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/lion-group-completes-55-billion-leap-1a-purchase#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers Fri, 30 Mar 2018 15:17:00 +0000 277231 at http://atwonline.com <p>(Left} GE Aviation VP-sales and marketing Chaker Chahrour and (right) Lion Group president director&nbsp;Edward Sirait.</p> Lion Group Rolls-Royce breaks ground on new Derby testbed facility http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-breaks-ground-new-derby-testbed-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce has started work on its new testbed facility in Derby, UK. The building was announced in June 2017 as part of a wider £150 million ($211 million) investment in UK aerospace facilities. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-breaks-ground-new-derby-testbed-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-breaks-ground-new-derby-testbed-facility#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 22 Mar 2018 20:02:00 +0000 276571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of Rolls&#39; Royce&#39;s new testbed facility in Derby.</p> Rolls-Royce