Rolls-Royce Research Proves Hydrogen is Combustible at Maximum Take-off Thrusts of Aero...

September 26, 2023 @ 06:50 AM

Rolls-Royce and its partners have demonstrated that hydrogen can be combusted at conditions simulating maximum take-off thrust in aircraft engines. Rolls-Royce collaborated with easyJet, Loughborough University in the UK, and the German Aerospace Centre Deutsches Zentrum für Luft-und Raumfahrt (DLR) for the project

Aero Engine Maker General Electric Subject to a Money Laundering Probe in...

August 31, 2023 @ 11:22 AM

Following allegations of multimillion-euro tax avoidance through profit transfers abroad, the General Electric site in Belfort, eastern France, has undergone a new raid eight months after the initial investigation. The investigation was initiated by the National Financial Prosecutor's Office (PNF) based on a report filed by Fabien Roussel, the national secretary...

Russia Hits Ukrainian Engine Maker Motor Sich’s Facilities

August 7, 2023 @ 01:20 PM

A Russian missile strike hit a Motor Sich facility in Ukraine on Saturday, President Volodymyr Zelensky said. "Today there was another Russian missile attack against our country

Safran and HAL to Set Up Helicopter Engine Plant in India

July 18, 2023 @ 05:06 AM

Frances Safran Helicopter Engines and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) have decided to establish a helicopter engine plant in Bangalore, India. It will be intended for the design, development, production, sale and support of helicopter engines, with the primary objective of the most suitable propulsion system for the future IMRH (Indian Multi-Role...

Japanese F-35s Retrofitted to Fix 'Potentially Dangerous' Engine Vibration Hazard

July 4, 2023 @ 01:22 PM

Japan says it has fixed ‘potentially dangerous vibrations in its F-35 engines by installing a U.S

General Electric, HAL Sign MoU to Produce F414 Engines for India’s LCA...

June 22, 2023 @ 01:18 PM

Engine manufacturer GE Aerospace today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to manufacture its F414 engine in India that will power the 4.5 generation Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Mark II fighter jet program

Collins Aerospace Developing 1MW Generator for Air Force Researchers

June 20, 2023 @ 05:32 AM

RTX subsidiary Collins Aerospace is developing a 1 megawatt electric generator for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) as part of its Advanced Turbine Technologies for Affordable Mission-Capability program. The low-spool generator could have multiple applications for future manned and unmanned military platforms

Rolls-Royce's Small Gas Turbine for Hybrid-electric Flight to Commence Testing

June 19, 2023 @ 09:25 AM

Rolls-Royce said it will start testing the new small gas turbine that has been specifically developed to power hybrid-electric flight. The engine is part of a turbogenerator system that is being developed for the Advanced Air Mobility market

India-U.S. Conclude Defense Industrial Cooperation Roadmap

June 5, 2023 @ 10:17 AM

Indias defense minister Rajnath Singh held a bilateral meeting with U.S

Ukrainian Ivchenko Progress in Bid to Develop Engine for Turkey's KAAN Jet

May 29, 2023 @ 01:20 PM

Ukraines Ivchenko Progress is participating in the tender to develop engine to power Turkeys KAAN (TF-X) National Combat Aircraft. Ukrainian Ambassador to Ankara Vasyl Bodnar said earlier this month that the country worked with Turkey on the KAAN project

Rolls-Royce Tests All-New UltraFan Technology Demonstrator

May 19, 2023 @ 12:27 PM

Rolls-Royce completed the first tests of its UltraFan technology demonstrator at its facility in Derby, UK. The first tests were conducted using 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF)

Rostec to Produce 10 VK-650V Helicopter Engines for Testing by Year-end

May 19, 2023 @ 04:54 AM

Rostecs United Engine Corporation (UEC) will produce ten prototypes of the latest VK-650V helicopter engine by the end of this year. Four of them will be involved in flight tests as part of the Ansat helicopter