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News

Avation expands into engine leasing

Avation is making a foray into engine leasing, having completed the purchase of a Pratt & Whitney Canada PW127M powerplant.

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News

Powerplant lessor Willis orders up to 60 CFM Leap engines

Engine leasing specialist Willis Lease Finance has ordered up to 60 CFM International Leap powerplants for both the Airbus A320neo and Boeing 737 Max families.

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Analysis

How Rolls-Royce is looking beyond the engine

UK engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce has three strands that guide its current development activities: the evolution of the gas turbine; research of “radical alternatives” such as electrification; and improving integration between the engine, airframe and its systems. On top of this, the company continues to support the development of alternative fuels.