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Pratt & Whitney introduces GTF Advantage for A320neo Family

This news means P&W might be able to improve its fuel burn and take the lead in this engine category again.

In Conversation: Nick Kanellias, VP Pratt & Whitney Canada

We spoke with Nick Kanellias, Vice President at Pratt & Whitney Canada, at Oshkosh 2021 about the legendary PT-6 and what comes next for the engine OEM. SAF, hybrids, and electric are all the rage at the show this year. P&WC has recently announced that it will...

Pratt & Whitney GTF Engine Failures Ground Swiss A220 Fleet

Continuing reliability issues that have plagued the Pratt & Whitney GTF geared turbofan engines are now impacting the A220 fleet at Swiss, which has been grounded for inspections.   A third recent incident with the PW1524 engines powering the aircraft has led to a...

Insight: Monday 7 October 2019: PW GTF will need new gearbox for Airbus A320 applications

News The FAA has issued a proposed airworthiness directive for the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines that power the Airbus A320neo family.  Engines for the A220 (nee C Series), Embraer E2 jets, and Mitsubishi SpaceJets are not impacted by this AD. The AD would...