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Pratt & Whitney Canada launches another PT6 Upgrade

About a month ago, Pratt & Whitney Canada announced yet another upgrade on their venerable PT6.  This engine powers the Pilatus PC-12NGX. It is the first turboprop engine in general aviation to offer a dual-channel integrated electronic propeller and engine...

Daher Introduces TBM 940

Daher introduced today the latest model in its single-engine turboprop line, the TBM 940. The new model features an auto-throttle and automatic de-icing system, substantially reducing pilot workload.  “The TBM 940 redefines the ultimate private aircraft:...

Q&A with John Saabas, President, Pratt & Whitney Canada

John Saabas, President, Pratt & Whitney Canada AirInsight: Thanks for being with us today, John. The venerable PT6, the turboprop industry leader since its introduction in 1963, has new competition.  How is Pratt & Whitney responding to the new competition,...

Reflections on NBAA 2018

Last week, the National Business Aircraft Association held its annual convention in Orlando, with the business aviation community leaders updating the industry on what’s new. We came away from NBAA 2018 with a feeling of cautious optimism. While the business aviation...