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  • FARNBOROUGH: P&W confirms seal failure caused CSeries grounding

    Pratt & Whitney confirms that a seal problem in the engine oil system caused the uncontained failure on 29 May of the PW1500G engine powering the Bombardier CSeries FTV-1, which remains grounded until both companies validate a proposed solution with Canadian regulators.

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  • FARNBOROUGH: CFM International gearing up for Leap debut

    About to reach its 40th birthday, engine manufacturer CFM International faces one of the bigger changes in its history...

  • FARNBOROUGH: Pratt & Whitney, Alcoa forge blades partnership

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

  • NBAA: PW800 updated but no customer named

    Pratt & Whitney Canada still is not ready at this NBAA to name a customer for its newest engine, the PW800. But the...

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  • P&W to certify PW1200G after MRJ first flight

    News | 21 Jan 2015 03:45 | Mavis Toh

    Pratt & Whitney is targeting to have its PW1200G geared turbofan certificated in 2016, more than half a year after the Mitsubishi MRJ regional jet is due to take its first flight.
  • Air Costa selects MTU for engine support

    News | 18 Dec 2014 14:15 | Michael Gubisch

    Indian carrier Air Costa has contracted German engine specialist MTU to maintain the General Electric CF34s powering its Embraer 170 and 190 regional jets.
  • NBAA: P&WC buoyed by Gulfstream win

    News | 20 Oct 2014 17:16 | Dominic Perry

    ​Pratt & Whitney Canada enters NBAA riding high on the back of its exclusive position on the Gulfstream G500 and G600 with its 15,000lb-thrust-class PW800-series engines.
  • ANALYSIS: Gulfstream stuns watchful industry with new large cabin strategy

    News | 15 Oct 2014 02:28 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Keeping a secret as large as a new business jet is not so easy anymore, but on 14 October Gulfstream managed to reel off a handful of major surprises as it unveiled a powered G500 and introduced the G600 inside a Savannah, Georgia, factory built to produce them.
  • ANALYSIS: From vision to world's most successful commercial engine: 40 years of CFM

    News | 29 Sep 2014 11:07 | Murdo Morrison

    ​It began with a casual encounter in Paris and has flourished into a 40-year marriage with a prodigiously successful offspring. CFM International – the union between the USA’s General Electric and France’s Snecma – is heading towards production of its 30,000th engine. But the joint venture’s start, back in the 1970s, was stuttering. The first years of the transatlantic relationship were fraught with cultural and language challenges, questions over the structure of the enterprise, and concerns within the US administration over transfer of sensitive military technology.
  • ​OGMA bids to build commercial MRO business

    News | 19 Sep 2014 15:44 | Michael Gubisch

    Portuguese maintenance and aerostructures specialist OGMA is aiming to grow its airline MRO business by expanding its engine and component repair capabilities.