Rolls-Royce Wins USAF’s T-56 Aircraft Engines Upgrade Contract

November 16, 2019 @ 07:00 AM

The Pentagon has awarded Rolls-Royce a contract worth $67 million to provide Series 3.5 upgrade to the T-56 turboprop engines used in C-130 Hercules military transport planes

Rolls-Royce Nets US Navy's $1.2Bn V-22 Engine Contract

November 15, 2019 @ 04:10 AM

The United States Navy has awarded Rolls-Royce a contract worth $1.2 billion to support V-22 Osprey engines

Russia to Export RD-180 Rocket Engines For USA's Atlas Rockets

October 25, 2019 @ 03:00 PM

Russia's Roscosmos will export engines to power Lockheed Martin's Atlas III and Atlas V launch vehicles, with the latter currently the only US-made launch vehicle capable of sending heavy payloads into orbit. Roscosmos subsidiary Energomash is preparing to deliver three more RD-180 engines for use with Atlas-5 launch vehicles, the company...

Bangladesh to Buy Fighter Jets, Apache Gunships & Missile Systems from US

October 18, 2019 @ 11:06 AM

Bangladesh is looking to buy multi-role combat jets, Apache attack helicopters and surface-to-air missile systems from the United States. "Both countries are currently negotiating two agreements that are required by the US law for the purchase to go ahead that will expand the military cooperation between the countries," two US government...

New Russian Engine for Mi-171A2 Helicopter Certified in India

October 9, 2019 @ 07:59 AM

The General Directorate of Civil Aviation of India has certified a new engine for the Mi-171A2 helicopter being manufactured by Russias UEC-Klimov enterprise. The new VK-2500PS-03 turboshaft engine is the latest modification of the VK-2500 engine with an improved performance

P&W Wins $5.7 Billion for 332 F-35 Engines

October 4, 2019 @ 11:05 AM

Pratt & Whitney has won a $5.7 billion contract for 332 F135 engines that powers the F-35 stealth jet

Pratt & Whitney Wins $2.2B to Supply 183 Engines for F-35 Stealth

October 1, 2019 @ 07:45 AM

Pratt & Whitney, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp has won a $2.2 billion modification contract to supply 183 engines for the F-35 stealth fighter

Hackers Target Airbus via Subcontractors for Engine Data

September 28, 2019 @ 08:02 AM

Hackers seeking data on Airbus Engines for the A400M and A350 aircraft have intruded Airbuss computer networks via some of its subcontractors. An AFP report quoting unnamed security sources suggests that the industrial espionage activity is controlled from China

UTC to Support Engines of F-15 & F-16 Jets Belonging to Taiwan,...

September 27, 2019 @ 06:01 AM

United Technologies Corp has won a $19.8 contract to provide engineering and technical services in support of the engines for the F-15 and F-16 aircraft belonging to Taiwan, South Korea, Pakistan and 7 other countries

P&W to test if Software Update to F-35B Engine Produces Extra Thrust...

September 27, 2019 @ 05:28 AM

Pratt & Whitney, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp, has been awarded $7.5 million to evaluate whether the software update to the F-35B engine produces a bump in thrust during emergency take-off situations

General Electric Wins $143M for Engines of US Navy’s CH-53K Choppers ...

September 5, 2019 @ 09:07 AM

General Electric has won $143 million modification contract for 24 low rate initial production Lot 3 T408-GE-400 turboshaft engines and three Lot 2 T408-GE-400 engines for the CH-53K helicopter. In addition, this modification provides for associated engine and programmatic support, logistics support, peculiar support equipment and spares

Mitsubishi Setting up Aero Engine Parts Factory

August 19, 2019 @ 09:50 AM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) will establish a new factory within its Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works to manufacture aero engine parts along with launching new engine MRO service. MHI is anticipating continued growth of its aero engine business, and in establishing the new facility the Company looks to strengthen its global competitiveness by developing a highly advanced engine parts production line, to grow aero engines into one of MHI Group's core businesses