Engines https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en EASA to issue GP7200 engine airworthiness directive https://atwonline.com/safety/easa-issue-gp7200-engine-airworthiness-directive <div class="node-body article-body">EASA is set to issue an airworthiness directive (AD) on Engine Alliance engines that power Airbus A380s following a similar move by the US FAA after the discovery that a failed GP7200 engine showed a fracture in the fan hub. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/easa-issue-gp7200-engine-airworthiness-directive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/easa-issue-gp7200-engine-airworthiness-directive#comments Daily News Engines Safety Fri, 23 Aug 2019 14:51:00 +0000 315624 at https://atwonline.com <p>An Engine Alliance GP7200 engine on an Air France A380 failed over Greenland in 2017.</p> BEA Investigation begins into SWISS Airbus A220 engine incident https://atwonline.com/engines/investigation-begins-swiss-airbus-a220-engine-incident <div class="node-body article-body">A serious incident investigation has begun, after a Pratt & Whitney-powered Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) Airbus A220 experienced an inflight engine failure and a subsequent inspection revealed that the low-pressure compressor (LPC) stage 1 rotor was missing.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/investigation-begins-swiss-airbus-a220-engine-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/investigation-begins-swiss-airbus-a220-engine-incident#comments Daily News Engines Safety Airbus at 50 Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:48:00 +0000 315588 at https://atwonline.com EASA directive to order inspection of Trent XWB engine mounts https://atwonline.com/engines/easa-directive-order-inspection-trent-xwb-engine-mounts <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus A350-900 operators will be ordered to inspect Rolls-Royce XWB front engine mount components after revised analysis by Rolls revealed that high stress in certain conditions could significantly reduce the parts’ service life.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/easa-directive-order-inspection-trent-xwb-engine-mounts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/easa-directive-order-inspection-trent-xwb-engine-mounts#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:56:00 +0000 315543 at https://atwonline.com <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif;">Trent XWB&nbsp;</span></p> Rolls-Royce Bird strike forces Ural Airlines A321 to land in cornfield https://atwonline.com/safety/bird-strike-forces-ural-airlines-a321-land-cornfield <div class="node-body article-body">An Airbus A321 operated by Russia’s Ural Airlines was forced to land in a cornfield Aug. 15 after its CFM-56 engines ingested a flock of sea gulls shortly after takeoff from Moscow’s Zhukovsky International Airport. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/bird-strike-forces-ural-airlines-a321-land-cornfield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/bird-strike-forces-ural-airlines-a321-land-cornfield#comments Daily News Engines Safety Thu, 15 Aug 2019 13:21:00 +0000 315533 at https://atwonline.com Norwegian 787 loses engine parts on takeoff https://atwonline.com/engines/norwegian-787-loses-engine-parts-takeoff <div class="node-body article-body">An investigation is underway into the apparent inflight failure of a Rolls-Royce Trent engine on a Norwegian Boeing 787 as it began a flight from Rome to Los Angeles. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/norwegian-787-loses-engine-parts-takeoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/norwegian-787-loses-engine-parts-takeoff#comments Daily News Engines Safety Mon, 12 Aug 2019 19:44:00 +0000 315506 at https://atwonline.com Rolls’ 1H operating profit up 32%; Trent 1000 fix faces hurdles https://atwonline.com/daily-news/rolls-1h-operating-profit-32-trent-1000-fix-faces-hurdles <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce reported a 2019 first-half operating profit of £203 million ($258 million), up 32% from £141 million in the year-ago half. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/daily-news/rolls-1h-operating-profit-32-trent-1000-fix-faces-hurdles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/daily-news/rolls-1h-operating-profit-32-trent-1000-fix-faces-hurdles#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Tue, 06 Aug 2019 19:39:00 +0000 315462 at https://atwonline.com <p>Singapore Airlines 787-10</p> Boeing GE Aviation takes financial hit on MAX disruption; makes GE9X progress https://atwonline.com/engines/ge-aviation-takes-financial-hit-max-disruption-makes-ge9x-progress <div class="node-body article-body">GE’s aviation businesses are seeing some financial disruptions related to the Boeing 737 MAX grounding but expect the issues to fade once the model is back in service, deliveries resume and production ramps up. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/ge-aviation-takes-financial-hit-max-disruption-makes-ge9x-progress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/ge-aviation-takes-financial-hit-max-disruption-makes-ge9x-progress#comments Daily News Engines Manufacturers ATW Plus Fri, 02 Aug 2019 13:57:00 +0000 315429 at https://atwonline.com PARIS 2019: Siemens deal boosts Rolls’ electric-propulsion plans https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-siemens-deal-boosts-rolls-electric-propulsion-plans <div class="node-body article-body">As aerospace accelerates toward a more electric future, Rolls-Royce has secured a jumpstart on its strategic goals in the sector with the surprise acquisition of Siemens’ electric and hybrid-electric aerospace propulsion unit.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-siemens-deal-boosts-rolls-electric-propulsion-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-siemens-deal-boosts-rolls-electric-propulsion-plans#comments Paris Air Show 2019 Daily News Engines Technology ATW Plus Thu, 20 Jun 2019 17:25:00 +0000 315038 at https://atwonline.com PARIS 2019: MTU: Engine supply chain likely to resist production rate increases https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-mtu-engine-supply-chain-likely-resist-production-rate-increases <div class="node-body article-body">MTU Aero Engines believes the aerospace supply chain will continue to be hesitant about agreeing to further production rate increases for single-aisle aircraft.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-mtu-engine-supply-chain-likely-resist-production-rate-increases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-mtu-engine-supply-chain-likely-resist-production-rate-increases#comments Paris Air Show 2019 Daily News Engines ATW Plus Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:19:00 +0000 314984 at https://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce on track for UltraFan assembly in 2020 https://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-track-ultrafan-assembly-2020 <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has completed another key sub-assembly test for its future UltraFan engine family and, halfway through a year of critical demonstrations, said so far there are no show-stoppers to assembling the first complete engine in 2020.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-track-ultrafan-assembly-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-track-ultrafan-assembly-2020#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:13:00 +0000 314926 at https://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce