Pratt & Whitney Performance Improvement Kits
Pratt & Whitney continually monitors its fleet and identifies cost saving technology improvements. Performance improvement kits are made of new parts that are engineered and manufactured to deliver value and performance needed to keep your fleet flying. Performance improvement kits can noticeably extend time on wing, help engines be more efficient with fuel burn, reduce emissions, reduce noise or meet new safety standards. Performance improvements can help engines operate quieter resulting in additional cost savings by reducing or eliminating noise fees.
PW4000-100” Advantage70™ Technology Upgrade
Pratt & Whitney offers a technology upgrade to enhance performance for the PW4000-100”. It provides the following benefits:
PW4000-94” Advanced Performance Upgrade
Pratt & Whitney incorporates service-proven technologies to improve PW4000-94” durability and reliability, and lower fuel burn. The upgrade includes:
JT8D Low Pressure Turbine Containment Bolt Kit:
Pratt & Whitney’s Low Pressure Turbine Containment Bolt Kit benefits include improved containment capability, increased durability and increased time on wing.
JT8D Constant Speed Drive Liner Kit:
Pratt & Whitney’s Constant Speed Drive Liner Kit improves retention of the steel bushings in the gearbox rear housing assembly, reducing uncontained fractures of the accessory drive gear.