Top News on international aero engines

  • Frontier orders first A321s

    ​US carrier Frontier Airlines is ordering nine Airbus A321s, its first agreement for the largest member of the single-aisle family.

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  • ANALYSIS: How Embraer attracted a global audience to the KC-390 roll-out

    Towed through a haze of green and yellow smoke, depicting Brazil’s national colours, and columns of fireworks, the...

  • PICTURE: First KC-390 gets wings on assembly line

    ​Embraer has moved the wing and the sponsons of the KC-390 into place on the assembly line, the Brazilian manufacturer...

  • FARNBOROUGH: Pratt & Whitney, Alcoa forge blades partnership

    Pratt & Whitney and Alcoa have sealed a partnership that underpins the Pure Power PW1000G geared turbofan engine...

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  • Pratt, KHI formalise GTF risk and revenue sharing

    News | 19 Dec 2014 02:27 | Greg Waldron

    ​Pratt & Whitney and Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) have formalised a risk and revenue-sharing arrangement related to the Japanese company’s work on the PW1500G and PW1900G geared turbofan (GTF) engines.
  • Thai Airways closes second A320 commercial debt financing

    News | 05 Dec 2014 12:19 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Thai Airways has closed financing on the second of two Airbus A320s covered by a commercial debt facility provided by Natixis and Standard Chartered.
  • ANALYSIS: Should Rolls-Royce stick to aero engines?

    News | 04 Dec 2014 10:18 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Rolls-Royce made the news with a call for its breakup
  • Thai Airways closes commercial debt financing on A320s

    News | 01 Dec 2014 10:45 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Thai Airways has closed financing on the first two Airbus A320s it has ordered from Airbus.
  • ANALYSIS: ​MTU Maintenance Zhuhai geared for expansion

    News | 01 Dec 2014 08:17 | Mark Pilling

    MTU Maintenance Zhuhai – the engine overhaul joint venture between one of China's big-three airlines China Southern and German powerplant specialist MTU – is seeking to expand across its current narrowbody engine portfolio and has an eye on maintaining new types like CFM International's Leap and Pratt & Whitney’s PW1000.
  • JetBlue shifts more engine maintenance to MTU

    News | 26 Nov 2014 16:22 | Michael Gubisch

    US budget carrier JetBlue Airways has extended its MRO co-operation with German engine specialist MTU.