News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
Under a new government funding plan, the Il-96 airliner would be fitted with new PD-35 turbofans to provide an improved alternative to Western aircraft.
Airbus Helicopters says experimental electric engine backup system could eventually lead to serial production hybrid engine models.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics surveyed 1,000 professionals from 38 countries about the current and future state of the industry.
GE Aviation and the FAA are partnering on the development of noise- and emission-reducing technologies for aircraft engines.
Safran has successfully test run one of its Makila 2 helicopter engines on 100 percent sustainable aviation fuel .
Ampaire has begun demo flights of its hybrid-electric EEL in the UK as part of government-backed trials to advance sustainable aviation technologies.
With Russian government funding, the country's aerospace sector wants to take supersonic technologies to new levels to make a new generation SST viable.
Rolls-Royce North America has completed a $500 million modernization program at its Indianapolis campus, where it manufacturers aircraft engines.
Under a new agreement with Rolls-Royce, Bombardier will have leased BR710 engine pools at select service centers.
Rolls-Royce handed over the 100th Pearl 15 turbofan to Bombardier less than two years after the engine entered service on the Global 6500.