Engines

News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.

Leonardo AW09 single-turbine-engine prototype PS4 on helipad in front of hangars
Jan 26, 2023 - 8:34 AM
Leonardo will fly its latest AW09 single turbine engine prototype with Safran's Arriel 2K engine.
Image of Covington Aircraft facility at night
Jan 25, 2023 - 12:01 PM
Covington Aircraft Engines' relationship with Pratt & Whitney Canada extends back to the Canadian manufacturer's radial engines.
ZeroAvia's Dornier 228 hydrogen-electric prototype airplane first flight
Jan 19, 2023 - 11:57 AM
ZeroAvia's hydrogen-powered Dornier 228 flew for the first time on Thursday.
Safran Helicopters technicians working on a Safran Arriel engine
Jan 18, 2023 - 12:41 PM
Yellowhead Helicopters operates missions for the forestry, mining, oil and gas, utility, and tourism industries.
Beechcraft King Airs parked in front of Blackhawk Aerospace's headquarters
Jan 3, 2023 - 11:02 AM
New State Aviation Holdings expects its acquisition of Blackhawk Aerospace to double business.
Joby Aviation four-passenger eVTOL aircraft (Photo: Joby)
Jan 3, 2023 - 6:46 AM
The race is on to electrify and increasingly automate aircraft, with the first commercial applications now anticipated in the second half of the 2020s.
Latvia's AirBaltic operates a fleet of Airbus A220 aircraft.
Dec 22, 2022 - 4:00 AM
AirBaltic has shifted its business model in response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine, while also dealing with delays in maintaining engines for its A220s.
Digital rendering of Hermeus Darkhorse on airport taxiway
Dec 20, 2022 - 10:37 AM
Hermeus plans engine testing in 2024 for its Mach 5 Darkhorse uncrewed aerial system.
Dash 8-100 hybrid-electric propulsion demonstrator in flight
Dec 20, 2022 - 9:26 AM
Pratt & Whitney, along with sister company Collins, prepare for flight testing of the first hybrid-electric propulsion system on a Dash 8 aircraft in 2024.
Gulfstream G650 and fuel tanker on airport ramp in front of Gulfstream hangar
Dec 19, 2022 - 11:43 AM
Savannah-based Gulfstream flew one of its G650s last week with its Rolls-Royce BR725 engines powered by 100 percent SAF.