(Reuters) – General Electric Co (GE.N) and Boeing Co (BA.N) have alerted airlines about a potential problem with engines on Boeing’s long-range 777 jumbo jet that caused the engines to shut in mid-flight twice this year.
The problem affects about… Continue reading
SEATTLE, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) development study on improvements to the market-leading 777, known as 777X,… Continue reading
Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), together with its U.S. Air Force partner at the F119 Heavy Maintenance Center (HMC) at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., celebrated another significant milestone in the F119 program –… Continue reading
All flight operations of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter planes have been suspended over an engine problem discovered on one of the aircraft, the US Department of Defense (DoD) said on Friday.
According to the DoD, a routine… Continue reading
Airmen installed the first of 1,440 upgraded Stratotanker engines at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.,… Continue reading
Pratt & Whitney Military Engines today delivered the 507th and last production F119 engine to the U.S. Air Force for its F-22 Raptor fleet. The F119 Final Engine Delivery ceremony at the Middletown, Conn. Engine Center was held with representatives… Continue reading
Following agreement between the Governments of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom, under the Saudi British Defence Co-operation Programme, Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed a contract to provide support for engines powering the Royal… Continue reading
Pratt & Whitney Receives $300 Million Contract to Support F100 Engine Maintenance for Republic of Korea
Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has received a $300 million Performance Based Logistics (PBL) contract from the Republic of Korea government in support of the F100 engines powering the Republic of Korea Air Force… Continue reading
“We are adjusting the RD-180 engine for manned missions,” Executive Director of NPO Energomash company Vladimir Solntsev told… Continue reading
Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Reaches Milestone in Development of America’s Next Rocket Engine for Human Spaceflight
Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne successfully completed the last hot-fire test on the J-2X powerpack – an important step toward development of America’s next rocket engine designed for human spaceflight. NASA has selected the J-2X as the upper-stage… Continue reading
The U.S. Navy exercised a 2013 contract option for the procurement of 52 GE F414 engines in support of the Navy’s planned procurement of F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and EA-18G Growlers. This contract option follows the Navy’s decision to purchase 82… Continue reading
The pilot of the Dubai-bound Airbus plane carrying 380… Continue reading