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Rockwell & Collins

Rockwell & Collins

Engine and avionics manufacturers often feel that they get a rough deal. Everyone gets excited about new aircraft launches. But drawing a crowd to the launch of a new Head Up Display or even an engine is much tougher. No

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United Technologies buys Rockwell Collins for $30 billion

United Technologies buys Rockwell Collins for $30 billion

With the completion of United Technologies Corporation’s (UTC) $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins, one of the world’s largest aerospace equipment suppliers, the effects will ripple throughout the aviation industry. The new acquisition, which was closed on November 26, will

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Gama Aviation signs Pratt & Whitney engine support

Gama Aviation signs Pratt & Whitney engine support

Gama Aviation has signed an agreement with Pratt & Whitney to support the PT6A engine across Europe. The PT6A agreement comes at a time of apparent growth in the engine’s use with 7,089 Pilatus PC-12 and 15,001 King Air 200

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The PurePower PW800 engine: Flying, certified and primed for entry into service

The PurePower PW800 engine: Flying, certified and primed for entry into service

News Release; The next generation of long and ultra-long range business jet engines is already here, in the form of Pratt & Whitney Canada’s (P&WC’s) PurePower PW800 engine. This ground-breaking powerplant isn’t just flying now – it’s the only engine

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Jet Aviation Basel gains PW engine approvals

Jet Aviation Basel gains PW engine approvals

Jet Aviation is now authorised to perform baffle replacements for Pratt & Whitney engines in their Basel facility. The maintenance consists of replacement of the left and right bevel gear oil shield on PW307A engines. Baffles are critical to the

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ExxonMobil signs agreement with Pratt & Whitney

ExxonMobil signs agreement with Pratt & Whitney

ExxonMobil Aviation has signed a commercial agreement to have its most advanced, High-Performance Capability (HPC) synthetic jet engine oil, Mobil Jet Oil 387 tested in all of Pratt & Whitney’s PurePower engine models. The testing programme is due to begin

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Gulfstream bets big on Pratt & Whitney with G500 and G600

Gulfstream bets big on Pratt & Whitney with G500 and G600

By choosing Pratt & Whitney engines for its new Gulfstream G500 and G600 aircraft, Gulfstream has either made a courageous decision or a marketing mistake. Because of the nature of aircraft manufacturing, we will not know which for 10 years.

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Aero Gulf signs MoU with Khaleeji Commercial Bank over aviation investment programme

Aero Gulf Group of Bahrain signs an memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Khaleeji Commercial Bank (KHCB) for finance to support an aviation investment programme on the opening day of the Bahrain Air Show. KHCB is committed to provide Islamic finance

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Vector Aerospace hosts PT6A customer days

Vector Aerospace hosts PT6A customer days

Vector Aerospace Engine Services – Atlantic (ES-A) hosted two day events for customers of the PT6A turboprop engines, in conjunction with Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), at its designated overhaul facility in Brisbane, Australia and at its service centre in Nairobi,

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Excalibur 421 will feature Cessna 421 airframe and Pratt & Whitney engines

Excalibur 421 will feature Cessna 421 airframe and Pratt & Whitney engines

Aviation Alliance will install the Excalibur 421 with two new engines from Pratt & Whitney Canada. Aviation Alliance, based in California, has announced that the re-manufactured Excalibur 421 aircraft, based on a Cessna 421 airframe, will feature a new cockpit,

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