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June 13, 2024
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Last week Bloomberg put out a story that caught our eye. The way the story reads one is guided to thinking that GE is out to challenge the P&W and Rolls-Royce patents on gears. After all, “GE is challenging technology at the heart of Pratt’s newest engine”, certainly points in that direction.   GE is also facing off against patents awarded to Rolls-Royce.

We contacted GE and asked for an explanation of what the challenges are about. GE provided us with the following statement:

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Addison Schonland
Co-Founder AirInsight. My previous life includes stints at Shell South Africa, CIC Research, and PA Consulting. Got bitten by the aviation bug and ended up an Avgeek. Then the data bug got me, making me a curious Avgeek seeking data-driven logic. Also, I appreciate conversations with smart people from whom I learn so much. Summary: I am very fortunate to work with and converse with great people.