Re-engineered Russian Helicopter Engines Comply with Indonesian Aviation Regulations

January 19, 2022 @ 10:50 AM

Russian TV3-117 and VK-2500 Helicopter engines, which have been re-engineered to substitute foreign component with locally-made ones, have come in compliance with Indonesian aviation regulations. Some 30 Mi and Ka type helicopters which use the TV3-117 and VK-2500 engines are in operation in Indonesia

French DGA, Safran Complete Test of New Turbine Concept for FCAS Aircraft

January 14, 2022 @ 02:35 PM

The French Directorate General of Armaments (DGA) completed a major test for the development of the engine for the future air combat system (FCAS) the European collaborative stealth aircraft project. As part of the Turenne defense technology project led by the DGA, a prototype derived from the engine of the Rafale...

Rolls-Royce, Japan’s IHI to Develop Future Fighter Engine Demonstrator

December 23, 2021 @ 06:34 AM

Rolls-Royce has teamed up with Japans IHI Corporation to develop and deliver a future fighter engine demonstrator. The engine demonstrator programme will be a critical step forward in enabling the two nations to develop their future fighter aircraft requirements, potentially securing hundreds of future jobs in the UK and Japan, Rolls-Royce...

India's BHEL Signs Engine Deal With Ukroboronprom

November 28, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

India's Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has signed a deal for the local manufacturing of components of marine gas turbine engines manufactured by "Zorya" - "Mashproekt" in India. According to Oleksiy Zhukovets, General Director of Zorya-Mashproekt, the signing of the agreement will increase the competitiveness of the company's products and expand...

NASA Asks GE Aviation to Develop New Compact Engine Core for Single-Aisle...

October 27, 2021 @ 04:11 PM

GE Aviations is partnering with NASA to research advanced engine cores for single-aisle aircraft. As part of NASAs Hybrid Thermally Efficient Core (HyTEC) project, GE Aviation has been awarded multiple cost-share contracts for engine core development valued at more than $20 million when including both NASA and GE investments

Safran Starts Assembly of Arriel 2E Helicopter Engine in U.S.

October 19, 2021 @ 09:48 AM

Safran has opened a second assembly line at their facility in Grand Prairie, Texas, for the Arriel 2E engine. The first assembled and tested Arriel 2E engines have been delivered to Airbus

Rostec Establishes First Yak-130 Engine Service Center

September 17, 2021 @ 06:46 AM

Russias United Engine Corporation (UEC), a company owned by Rostec, said it opened a new facility to service Al-222-25 engines that power Yak-130 trainer aircraft. “Maintenance of the engine in the place of its operation became possible thanks to the development of the technology of modular replacement of units

Rostec to Test Engines that Power Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 Planes

September 17, 2021 @ 06:35 AM

Rostec-owned United Engine Corporation (UEC) has signed an agreement with S7 Technics on the testing of CFM56 engines that power Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 aircraft. The agreement to test the S7 Technics-repaired power plants from 2022 was signed at the MRO Russia 2021 exhibition

Aeralis and Rolls-Royce Sign Propulsion Agreement at DSEI 2021

September 15, 2021 @ 10:56 AM

Aeralis and Rolls-Royce signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) geared at meeting the propulsion needs of the former's modular jet aircraft at the DSEI exhibition in London. “Yesterday at DSEI 2021 we announced collaboration with Rolls-Royce, a significant step in our journey to redefine aircraft development

HAL, Rolls-Royce Sign Pact to Supply India-made Adour Engine Parts for Global...

September 14, 2021 @ 12:16 PM

Indias Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) signed an agreement with Rolls-Royce for Make-in-India Adour engine parts to support the latter's international defence customer base. “Through this partnership, Rolls-Royce aims to strengthen the ecosystem for Adour engines in India by building on HALs existing capabilities for manufacturing and supporting the Adour engines for Indian customers over several decades

Raytheon to Provide STOVL Support for F-35 Program

September 11, 2021 @ 05:06 AM

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Russian Su-24 Bomber Crashes, Pilots Safe

August 27, 2021 @ 06:51 PM

A Russian Su-24 bomber scheduled to undergo repairs crashed near the city of Perm in the Urals. "On August 27, a Su-24 plane crashed 95 km west of the city of Perm while making a flight to the Aircraft Repair Enterprise for scheduled repairs