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PRESS RELEASES

October 2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Commercial Engines

P&WC's PT6 Engine at 400 Million Hours of Flight: A Key Advantage for Operators

Pratt & Whitney Canada's (P&WC) iconic PT6 engine family has reached the remarkable milestone of 400 million flight hours – well beyond any other gas turbine turboprop engine. … See more

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Commercial Engines, Environment, Health & Safety

Pratt & Whitney PSD Wins Arkansas Recycler of the Year Award

Pratt & Whitney PSD, an aircraft engine combustor case repair facility in Springdale, Arkansas, has been named 2014 Corporate Recycler of the Year by the Arkansas Recycling Coalition. … See more

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Commercial Engines, Customer Training

Pratt & Whitney Announces Ground Breaking of Its Customer Training Center at Hyderabad

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the ground breaking of its customer training center in Hyderabad. … See more

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney Canada's Next-Generation PurePower® PW800 Engines Selected to Power Gulfstream's New Business Jet Family

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) today announced that its PurePower® PW800 engines are the power behind the new Gulfstream G500 and G600 business jets, which launched today at Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.'s Georgia headquarters. … See more

Monday, October 13, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney Canada (SEA) Embarks on Three-Year Cross Training Initiative with Temasek Polytechnic

Pratt & Whitney Canada (SEA) Pte Ltd (P&WC SEA) and Temasek Polytechnic signed a three-year Memorandum of Agreement today, establishing a cross training partnership, aimed at developing and preparing industry-ready talent for the fast-growing aviation industry. … See more

Monday, October 13, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney Canada (SEA) Celebrates 3,000th Engine Delivery

Marking 30 successful years of the PW100 engine family, Pratt & Whitney Canada (SEA) celebrated the occasion in Singapore with customers around the region and honoured the anniversary with the delivery of its 3,000th engine to QantasLink on October 13, 2014. … See more

Monday, October 13, 2014
Military Engines

ATEC Completes Second Test, Achieves Key Milestone on New Helicopter Engine

The Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), LLC has successfully completed testing of its second HPW3000 engine as part of the Army Aviation Applied Technology Directorate's (AATD) Advanced Affordable Turbine Engine (AATE) Science and Technology program. … See more

Friday, October 10, 2014
Commercial Engines

Engine Alliance Enters Revenue Service with Qatar Airways

GP7200 engines have entered revenue service with Qatar Airways' first EA-powered A380. … See more

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Supply Chain

Pratt & Whitney Increases Capacity by Signing $16 Billion in Supplier Long-term Agreements

At its semi-annual Partner and Supplier Forum, Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), announced it has signed an additional $6 billion in long-term agreements since May. … See more

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Leadership, Commercial Engines

Gregory H. Gernhardt Named President, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney today appointed Gregory H. Gernhardt, 49, president, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines, effective immediately. … See more

September 2014

Friday, September 26, 2014
Commercial Engines

Macquarie AirFinance Selects Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines

Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for up to 50 Bombardier CSeries aircraft ordered by Macquarie AirFinance (part of the global diversified financial services institution Macquarie Group) announced today by Bombardier. … See more

Thursday, September 25, 2014
Commercial Engines

Airbus A320neo Aircraft Completes First Flight with Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engines

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engines have successfully powered the Airbus A320neo in its maiden flight. Airbus selected the PW1100G-JM engine to launch the A320neo aircraft family in 2011. … See more

Monday, September 15, 2014
Military Engines

Pratt & Whitney, U.S. Air Force Complete Qualification for F135 Engine Testing at Tinker Air Force Base

Pratt & Whitney, together with its U.S. Air Force partner at the F135 Heavy Maintenance Center at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, celebrated another significant milestone – qualification for F135 engine testing at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex. … See more

August 2014

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Commercial Engines

International Aero Engines Achieves Certification of V2500®-E5 Engine

IAE International Aero Engines AG has achieved Federal Aviation Administration certification of the V2500®-E5 engine for Embraer's KC-390 aircraft. The KC-390's launch customer is the Brazilian Air Force. … See more

Monday, August 4, 2014
Auxiliary Power Units, Auxiliary Power Units

Scoot Selects Pratt & Whitney AeroPower for 787 Auxiliary Power Unit Maintenance Support

Pratt & Whitney AeroPower has signed a long-term comprehensive APS5000 Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) maintenance support agreement with Scoot Pte. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, for its new fleet of 20 Boeing 787 series aircraft. … See more

July 2014

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul

U.S. Ambassador Max Baucus Visits Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center

Max Sieben Baucus, the U.S. ambassador to China, today visited Shanghai Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Company Limited ("Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center"), a joint venture between Pratt & Whitney and China Eastern Airlines. … See more

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Military Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Signs F135 Depot Activation Contract with AIM Norway

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, has signed a depot activation contract with Aerospace Industrial Maintenance (AIM) Norway to establish a Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul, & Upgrade (MRO&U) capability for the F135 engine which powers the F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft. … See more

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Taps IBM to Capture Value of Big Data to Improve Aircraft Engine Performance

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is teaming with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to enhance the engine fleet management and health solutions Pratt & Whitney offers to customers. … See more

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® Engines on Air Mandalay Order for Six Mitsubishi Regional Jets

Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for six firm Mitsubishi Regional Jets (MRJ) for an order announced today by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. (MITAC) and Air Mandalay. … See more

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Community, Engineering

Pratt & Whitney and Supplier Partners Celebrate Inauguration of Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust Residential Facility for Girls

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), and its supplier partners donated $113,000 USD (6,705,000 INR) to construct a residential building for underprivileged girls in cooperation with the Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust (KGNMT) in Hyderabad, India. … See more

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

EASA Certifies GP7272 and GP7272E Engines

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified two new thrust ratings for the GP7200 engine. … See more

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

The Engine Alliance Extends Time on Wing with GP7200 HPT Durability Improvements

The Engine Alliance has released a series of GP7200 engine enhancements. … See more

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® Engines on Trans States Holdings Order of 50 Firm Embraer E-Jets

Pratt & Whitney has entered into a letter of intent to provide exclusive power for 50 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft, for an order announced by Embraer and Trans States Holdings, Inc. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation, MTU Aero Engines and IAE to Reach PurePower® Engine Customers

Pratt & Whitney (NYSE: UTX), Japanese Aero Engines Corporation and MTU Aero Engines will provide seamless customer sales services via an integrated International Aero Engines. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

International Airlines Group signs MOU for V2500 Engines to Power 30 Airbus Aircraft

International Airlines Group (IAG) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with International Aero Engines' (IAE) for V2500 engines. IAE will power 30 A320ceo aircraft for the IAG subsidiary, Vueling Airlines. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Azul Selects PurePower® Engines for Order of 30 Embraer E-Jets

Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for 30 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft, for an order announced today by Embraer and Azul Brazilian Airlines. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Auxiliary Power Units, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Microturbo Assumes Responsibility for Bizjet Development APU Programs; Company to Collaborate with Pratt & Whitney AeroPower on Future APU Programs

Microturbo (Safran, NYSE: SAFRAN), and Pratt & Whitney AeroPower, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced today Microturbo will assume full responsibility for the design, production, product support and service of the APS2[800] and APS500[D] APU programs for Bombardier and Dassault Aviation. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

SaudiGulf Airlines Selects V2500® Engines for Four Aircraft Order

SaudiGulf Airlines has selected the International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 engine to power four A320ceo aircraft and has also signed an eight-year V-Services(SM) maintenance service agreement with IAE. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Philippine Airlines to Power New A320neos with Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engines

Philippine Airlines has executed a Letter of Intent to power its order of 10 Airbus A320neo aircraft with Pratt & Whitney PurePower® engines. … See more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance Receive Pure-V™ Recognition

IAE International Aero Engines AG awarded Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance Limited (RRPF) with Pure-V designation for maintaining its fleet of V2500® spare engines to OEM build standards and incorporating only IAE-approved parts and repairs. … See more

Monday, July 14, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Implements New FMP for PW4000 Engine Customers

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is implementing a new fleet management program (FMP) for the PW4000 94-inch engine that will improve engine reliability and time on-wing for operators. … See more

Monday, July 14, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Readies for Geared Turbofan™ Engine Entry into Service

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is launching its Entry Into Service (EIS) program for the Geared Turbofan engine family. … See more

Monday, July 14, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Launches Geared Turbofan™ Engine MRO Network

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), launched its Geared Turbofan PW1000G engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) network at the Farnborough Airshow today, providing customer solutions that result in engines with longer time on-wing and lower fuel burn advantages. … See more

Monday, July 14, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Launches New Comprehensive Engine Services Plan

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), launched a comprehensive Engine Services plan, a new engine maintenance service plan that provides customers with the highest level of maintenance support available. … See more

Monday, July 14, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

VivaAerobus Selects PurePower® and V2500 Engines in an Order for Airbus Aircraft

VivaAerobus, Mexico's ultra-low cost carrier, has selected Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 40 Airbus A320neo aircraft, plus 40 option. … See more

Sunday, July 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Achieves Nearly 10,000 Hours of Engine Testing Validating Technology Maturity

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engine family has completed nearly 10,000 hours and 19,000 cycles of full engine testing, including 1,400 hours of flight time. … See more

Sunday, July 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine for the A320neo Aircraft Now Saves Additional 2 Percent On Fuel Burn

Pratt & Whitney today announced another technology breakthrough on the PurePower engine – an additional 2 percent fuel burn enhancement on the PW1100G-JM engine for the Airbus A320neo aircraft family. … See more

Sunday, July 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW150C Engine Selected to Power AVIC Xi'an Aircraft Company's New MA700 Regional Turboprop

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), a United Technologies Corporation company (NYSE:UTX), today announced that its PW150C turboprop engine will power the new MA700 regional turboprop aircraft being launched by AVIC Xi'an Aircraft Company of China. … See more

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Media Advisory, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney Media Events at the 2014 Farnborough Air Show

Pratt & Whitney will participate in several media events during the 2014 Farnborough Air Show. … See more

June 2014

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Leadership, Media Advisory, Farnborough Air Show 2014

Pratt & Whitney President Paul Adams to Host Media Briefing at Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday, July 15

Pratt & Whitney President Paul Adams will host a media briefing at the Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday, July 15, from 9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., at the Pratt & Whitney Pavilion located at OE3. … See more

Friday, June 13, 2014
Environment, Health and Safety

Pratt & Whitney Marks Environmental Milestone in Singapore with 12 Million Gallons of Water Savings a Year

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has marked a major environmental milestone with the reduction of annual water consumption by more than 12 million gallons a year across its Singapore operations, the equivalent of more than a half a million ten-minute showers. … See more

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Engineering, Leadership

Pratt & Whitney Vice President of Engineering Inducted into Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering

The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering recently inducted Pratt & Whitney Engineering Vice President Tom Prete, recognizing him among the state's leading experts in science, engineering and technology. … See more

Friday, June 6, 2014
Military Engines

Kale Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engine Factory Opened by President Gül

Kale Group and Pratt & Whitney celebrated the opening of a new factory today in the Izmir Aegean Free Zone, which will specialize in manufacturing hardware for the F135 engine powering the F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft. … See more

Friday, June 6, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney's Robotics Team Wins Manufacturing Leadership Award for Engineering & Production Technology

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), has been awarded the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing Leadership Award in the Engineering and Production Technology Leadership category for its Next Generation Robotics Automation Manufacturing team. … See more

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney Delivers First PurePower® Engine for Mitsubishi Regional Jet

Pratt & Whitney delivered its first PurePower PW1200G engine to Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation. The PW1200G engines will power the single-aisle MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ). … See more

May 2014

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Operations

Pratt & Whitney Expands Partnership with UPS

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the expansion of its third-party logistics (3PL) relationship with UPS (NYSE: UPS). … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Supply Chain

Pratt & Whitney Signs More Than $10 Billion in Long-Term Agreements with Suppliers

Within the last year, Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), has signed more than $10 billion in long-term agreements with more than 90 key product suppliers from across the globe. … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Operations

Pratt & Whitney Making Significant Investments to Increase Capacity

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is making significant investments in its global facilities as the company prepares for an increase in commercial and military engine production. … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Military Engines

Pratt & Whitney's New West Palm Beach Engine Center Delivers First F135 Engine

Pratt & Whitney today announced that the first F135 engine has been delivered to the F-35 Final Assembly Check Out (FACO) facility in Cameri, Novara, Italy. … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Military Engines

F135 Exceeds Expectations During Live Fire Survivability Testing

Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX), recently participated in a series of Live Fire Tests (LFT) in conjunction with the Naval Air Systems Command's (NAVAIR) Weapons Survivability Laboratory (WSL) to assess the F135 propulsion system's performance against ballistic damage. … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney Unveils Higher Thrust PurePower® Engine

Pratt & Whitney today launched the newest addition to the PurePower engine family, the PW1135G-JM engine, a 35,000 thrust class engine for the Airbus A321neo aircraft. … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney Ships Initial PurePower Engines To Airbus

Pratt & Whitney has delivered its first ship set of PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines on schedule to Airbus for its A320neo aircraft family. … See more

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Commercial Engines, Military Engines

V2500®-E5 Engines Shipped to Embraer

IAE International Aero Engines AG has shipped all six prototype V2500-E5 powerplants for Embraer Defense and Security's new KC-390 multi-role tanker/transport aircraft. … See more

Monday, May 5, 2014
Commercial Engines

Royal Brunei Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines for New A320neos

Royal Brunei Airlines, the flag carrier of Brunei Darussalam, has signed a letter of intent with Pratt & Whitney for PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power seven firm A320neo aircraft (together with three options). … See more

April 2014

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul

Volaris Receives Pure-V™ Engine Designation

IAE International Aero Engines AG has awarded Volaris, a low-cost airline based in Mexico, the Pure-V designation for V2500® engines currently powering its 46 A320ceo family aircraft. … See more

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul

Avianca Receives Pure-V™ Engine Designation

IAE International Aero Engines AG has awarded Avianca the Pure-V designation for its V2500® engines. … See more

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul

Cathay Pacific Airways Awards IAE 10-Year V-Services℠ FHA

IAE International Aero Engines AG announced today that it has signed an exclusive, 10-year V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) with Cathay Pacific Airways to manage 48 V2500® engines operated by its wholly owned subsidiary Dragonair. … See more

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Commercial Engines

V2500® Reaches New Operational Milestone

The V2500 engine program reached a new operational milestone when two first-run V2527-A5 engines powering TAM's A320ceo aircraft remained on wing without a shop visit for nearly 20,000 cycles and 30,000 flight hours. … See more

Monday, April 7, 2014
Commercial Engines

Pratt & Whitney to Provide Lufthansa with PurePower® Engines for 30 Additional A320neos

Lufthansa has selected Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for an additional 30 A320neo family aircraft. … See more

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Military Engines

Pratt & Whitney, Levett Engineering Grow Industrial Participation in Australia for the F135 Engine and F-35 Lightning II

Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX), has awarded a contract to Levett Engineering to manufacture components that will be installed into F135 engines. … See more

March 2014

Friday, March 28, 2014
Commercial Engines

ANA Holdings Selects PurePower® Engines for New Airbus Aircraft

ANA Holdings selected Pratt & Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 30 A320neo family aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in 2016. … See more

Monday, March 24, 2014
Commercial Engines

Tigerair Selects PurePower® Engines for New Airbus Aircraft

Tigerair selected Pratt & Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 37 firm A320neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in 2018. … See more

February 2014

Monday, February 24, 2014
Military Engines

Pratt & Whitney Honors Five Engineers as Distinguished Engineers of the Year

Pratt & Whitney and the Hartford chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) honored five Distinguished Engineers of the Year during National Engineers Week. … See more

Friday, February 21, 2014
Military Engines

Pratt & Whitney, IHI Celebrate 2 Million Flight Hours with Japan Air Self Defense Forces

Pratt & Whitney has reached more than 33 years of flying F100 engines with the Japan Self Defense Forces (JSDF), which equates to approximately 2 million flight hours. In late 1975, the JSDF selected the F-15, powered by Pratt & Whitney F100-100 engines, to serve as their new air self-defense fighter. … See more

Friday, February 21, 2014
Commercial Engines

V2500® Program Reaches 6,000th Production Milestone

IAE International Aero Engines AG reached a new production milestone when it shipped its 6,000th V2500 engine from the Pratt & Whitney Middletown Engine Center. … See more

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

Pratt & Whitney to Provide Fuel Efficient PurePower® Engines on Air Costa Order for 50 Embraer Jets

Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for 50 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft, with an additional 50 purchase rights, for an order announced today by Embraer and Air Costa. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2018. … See more

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

Nepal Airlines Corporation Selects V2500® SelectOne™ Engines for A320ceos

Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has signed its first order with IAE International Aero Engines AG to supply V2500-A5 SelectOne engines to power two new firm A320ceo aircraft plus options for two additional aircraft. … See more

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Singapore Airshow 2014

Tigerair Awarded Pure-V™ Engine Designation

IAE International Aero Engines AG has awarded Singapore-based operator Tigerair the Pure-V designation for V2500® engines powering its aircraft. … See more

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Singapore Airshow 2014

Pakistan International Airlines Awards Pratt & Whitney PW4000 Engine Management Program

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, announced today that it has signed an exclusive, three-year Engine Management Program (EMP) agreement with Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to maintain the airline's fleet of 12 PW4152 installed engines. … See more

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

Pratt & Whitney Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Dependable Service by the JT8D Engine

Pratt & Whitney's JT8D engine, an icon of aviation history, celebrates 50 years of dependable service this month, making it one of the most successful gas turbine engines in history. … See more

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Singapore Airshow 2014

Malaysia Airlines Awards Pratt & Whitney $550 Million Fleet Management Program

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, announced today that it has signed an exclusive, 10-year Fleet Management Program (FMP) agreement with Malaysia Airlines to maintain the airline's fleet of 43 PW4170 installed engines and spare engines. … See more

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

CDB Leasing Co., Ltd. of China Is the First PurePower® Engines Customer in Mainland China

With an order for up to 30 CSeries aircraft, CDB Leasing Co., Ltd. (CLC) of China will be the first recipient of Pratt & Whitney PurePower engines in mainland China. … See more

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Achieves 7,600 Hours of Engine Testing Validating Engine Characteristics

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engine family has completed more than 7,600 hours and 17,000 cycles of full engine testing, including 850 hours of flight time. … See more

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

BOC Aviation Selects PurePower® Engines for New Airbus Aircraft

BOC Aviation has selected Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 15 firm A320neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in 2017. … See more

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Commercial Engines, Singapore Airshow 2014

Turkish Airlines Orders V2500® Engines for New A321s

Turkish Airlines has entered into an agreement under which IAE International Aero Engines AG's V2500 engines will power 25 new A321 aircraft. This brings the total number of V2500-powered A320 aircraft in their fleet to 110. … See more

Monday, February 10, 2014
Commercial Engines, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Singapore Airshow 2014

Pratt & Whitney Marks Opening of New MRO and Engineering Facility at Singapore Seletar Aerospace Park

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today marked the official opening of Pratt & Whitney Component Solutions, the company's new repair and engineering facility at Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park. … See more