Engines https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7418/more en Boeing 737 MAX grounding causes CFM56-7B engine overhaul delays https://atwonline.com/engines/boeing-737-max-grounding-causes-cfm56-7b-engine-overhaul-delays <div class="node-body article-body">French aerospace firm Safran reported an unexpected dip in CFM56-7B shop visits in the 2019 third quarter, citing airlines pushing their Boeing 737 Next Generation aircraft as long as possible before required maintenance to help offset not having 737 MAXs.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/boeing-737-max-grounding-causes-cfm56-7b-engine-overhaul-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/boeing-737-max-grounding-causes-cfm56-7b-engine-overhaul-delays#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Mon, 04 Nov 2019 14:28:00 +0000 316263 at https://atwonline.com CFM International CFM stays the course until MAXs return to service https://atwonline.com/engines/cfm-stays-course-until-maxs-return-service <div class="node-body article-body">As several hundred newly built and ready for delivery Boeing 737 MAXs have remained parked in Everett, Washington state while awaiting eventual clearance to fly, CFM International has been providing proactive maintenance preservation on the type’s LEAP 1B engines during the months the aircraft have stood idle.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/cfm-stays-course-until-maxs-return-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/cfm-stays-course-until-maxs-return-service#comments Daily News Engines ATW On-Location Tue, 29 Oct 2019 14:17:00 +0000 316211 at https://atwonline.com Getty Images Regulators temporarily restrict A220 operations on engine failure probe https://atwonline.com/engines/regulators-temporarily-restrict-a220-operations-engine-failure-probe <div class="node-body article-body">Regulators have mandated temporary operational limitations for Airbus A220 operators in the wake of three Pratt & Whitney PW1500G engine failures in the last three months.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/regulators-temporarily-restrict-a220-operations-engine-failure-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/regulators-temporarily-restrict-a220-operations-engine-failure-probe#comments Daily News Engines Safety ATW Plus Mon, 28 Oct 2019 17:54:00 +0000 316207 at https://atwonline.com BEA FAA targets eight GE90 engines for work after failure https://atwonline.com/engines/faa-targets-eight-ge90-engines-work-after-failure <div class="node-body article-body">GE Aviation (GE) has identified a pool of eight GE90-115B engines that need immediate attention based on early findings in the probe of an Oct. 20 Thai Airways uncontained high-pressure turbine failure.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/faa-targets-eight-ge90-engines-work-after-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/faa-targets-eight-ge90-engines-work-after-failure#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Thu, 24 Oct 2019 15:52:00 +0000 316179 at https://atwonline.com <p>GE90115B engine</p> GE Aviation GE delivers first compliant GE9X engine for Boeing 777X https://atwonline.com/engines/ge-delivers-first-compliant-ge9x-engine-boeing-777x <div class="node-body article-body">GE Aviation has delivered the first flight-compliant GE9X engine to Boeing, marking the restart of preparations for 777-9 flight tests.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/ge-delivers-first-compliant-ge9x-engine-boeing-777x" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/ge-delivers-first-compliant-ge9x-engine-boeing-777x#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:46:00 +0000 316163 at https://atwonline.com Boeing SWISS cancels 100 flights as A220 engine inspections continue https://atwonline.com/engines/swiss-cancels-100-flights-a220-engine-inspections-continue <div class="node-body article-body">Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) canceled around 100 flights Oct. 15 and 16 after the carrier decided to return its entire fleet of 28 Airbus A220s to home base for engine inspections following a third engine-related diversion on Oct. 15. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/swiss-cancels-100-flights-a220-engine-inspections-continue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/swiss-cancels-100-flights-a220-engine-inspections-continue#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:28:00 +0000 316087 at https://atwonline.com <p>SWISS A220</p> Rob Finlayson Rolls-Royce to use former Qantas 747-400 for flying testbed https://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-use-former-qantas-747-400-flying-testbed <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has selected a Boeing 747-400 formerly operated by Australian carrier Qantas Airways for conversion to a flying testbed as part of preparations for developing its UltraFan and other next-generation commercial and business jet engines.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-use-former-qantas-747-400-flying-testbed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-use-former-qantas-747-400-flying-testbed#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Tue, 15 Oct 2019 17:42:00 +0000 316082 at https://atwonline.com AeroTEC/Rolls-Royce Third SWISS A220 engine incident prompts ‘comprehensive’ inspections https://atwonline.com/safety/third-swiss-a220-engine-incident-prompts-comprehensive-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) decided to return its entire fleet of 28 Airbus A220s to home base to make engine checks following another engine-related diversion on Oct. 15.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/third-swiss-a220-engine-incident-prompts-comprehensive-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/third-swiss-a220-engine-incident-prompts-comprehensive-inspections#comments Daily News Engines Safety ATW Plus Tue, 15 Oct 2019 15:37:00 +0000 316081 at https://atwonline.com <p>SWISS A220</p> Joe Pries Lufthansa Technik, GE Aviation engine MRO shop opens in Poland https://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-engine-mro-shop-opens-poland <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Technik and GE Aviation have launched a new MRO facility, XEOS, in southwest Poland to overhaul GEnx-2B and, eventually, GE9X engines.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-engine-mro-shop-opens-poland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/lufthansa-technik-ge-aviation-engine-mro-shop-opens-poland#comments Daily News Engines MRO ATW Plus Tue, 01 Oct 2019 15:58:00 +0000 315977 at https://atwonline.com <p>XEOS engine MRO facility</p> Lufthansa Technik FAA orders some A220, E2 Pratt engine inspections on inflight shutdowns https://atwonline.com/engines/faa-orders-some-a220-e2-pratt-engine-inspections-inflight-shutdowns <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA, moving quickly to adopt Pratt & Whitney’s recommendations, is ordering engine inspections on some Airbus A220 and Embraer E190-E2-series aircraft within 50 cycles—or about a week—based on findings from two recent Swiss International Air Lines’ PW1524G-3 failures.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/engines/faa-orders-some-a220-e2-pratt-engine-inspections-inflight-shutdowns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/engines/faa-orders-some-a220-e2-pratt-engine-inspections-inflight-shutdowns#comments Daily News Engines ATW Plus Thu, 26 Sep 2019 13:00:00 +0000 315936 at https://atwonline.com SWISS