Engines

News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.

August 11, 2020, 9:36 AM

Rolls-Royce Finds New Wear Problems with Trent XWB-84

Premature wear on Rolls-Royce XWB-84 engines powering Airbus A350s appears unrelated to the long-standing problems associated with the Trent 1000.

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Aug 11, 2020 - 10:57 AM
Quiet Technology Aerospace has delivered its 200th inlet cowl upgrade that features a carbon-fiber replacement inner barrel.
Aug 11, 2020 - 9:36 AM
Premature wear on Rolls-Royce XWB-84 engines powering Airbus A350s appears unrelated to the long-standing problems associated with the Trent 1000.
MagniX eCaravan
Aug 10, 2020 - 8:39 AM
Electric propulsion specialist MagniX is stepping up flight testing of electric versions of the Cessna Caravan and DHC-2 Beaver.
Aug 5, 2020 - 10:36 AM
The company has formed a business unit to support operators with comprehensive engine trading solutions to help extend lifecycles for legacy bizjets.
Jul 30, 2020 - 11:41 AM
Teams working on the proposed Boom supersonic airliner have begun studying whether they can apply an existing engine architecture from Rolls-Royce.
ZeroAvia Piper M-Class
Jul 23, 2020 - 12:18 PM
ZeroAviation is flight testing a hydrogen-powered six-seat aircraft, but says that by 2040 the technology could carry 200 people more than 3,000 nm.
Ardiden 3TP
Jul 22, 2020 - 12:07 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines and ZF Aviation Technology have signed an MoA to offer a turboprop engine based on the Safran Ardiden 3 turboshaft.
Hyundai eVTOL
Jul 22, 2020 - 5:00 AM
The race to bring new eVTOL aircraft to market for air taxi services is only part of a wider push to advance plans for hybrid and all-electric aircraft.
ZeroAvia hydrogen aircraft
Jul 21, 2020 - 11:13 AM
Roland Berger this week published a roadmap to get the aviation industry to achieve its net zero environmental goals by 2050.
Jul 20, 2020 - 4:00 AM
Geared turbofan fixes accelerate as Pratt & Whitney gains more ready access to fleets.