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DECEMBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney's Revolutionary PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engines Power HK Express Milestone Flight
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan engines have powered HK Express' first Airbus A320neo revenue service flight. … READ MORE

ANA Becomes the First Japanese Airline to Transform Aviation with Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engines
ANA has become the first Japanese carrier to take delivery of the Airbus A320neo, powered by the revolutionary technology in the PurePower Geared Turbofan engine developed by Pratt & Whitney. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's Technologically Advanced PurePower® Engine Takes Flight with airBaltic
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engine powered the first revenue service flight of the Bombardier CS300 with airBaltic, taking passengers from Riga to Amsterdam on Dec. 14. … READ MORE

PurePower® Engine Transforms Aviation by Reducing Emissions, Fuel Burn on China Southern
Pratt & Whitney delivered the first PurePower engines to China Southern Airlines, the first mainland Chinese airline to take delivery of an Airbus A320neo aircraft powered by this revolutionary engine technology. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Celebrates Airbus A321neo Aircraft Certification
The certified A321neo is powered by the Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ engine. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines Transform Aviation with VivaAerobus
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan Engine™ has entered into service with VivaAerobus on the operator's A320neo. … READ MORE

Air China Selects V2500® Engines for 18 Firm A320ceo Family Aircraft
Air China has selected the V2500 engine to power 18 firm Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Shenzhen Airlines Selects V2500® Engines for 13 Firm A320ceo Family Aircraft
Shenzhen Airlines has selected the V2500 engine to power 13 firm Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Bank of Communications Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. Selects V2500® Engines to Power 10 A321ceo Aircraft
Bank of Communications Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. has selected the V2500 engine to power 10 firm Airbus A321ceo aircraft. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney Signs Thrust Reverser Component Distribution Agreement with Satair Group
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Satair Group for the exclusive distribution of PW4000 100-inch engine thrust reverser spare parts. … READ MORE

Revolutionary Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine Joins Spirit Airlines Fleet
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engine has entered passenger service with Spirit Airlines. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2016
BOC Aviation Selects V2500® Engines for Five Firm A320ceo Family Aircraft
BOC Aviation has selected the V2500 engine to power five firm Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's Singapore Engine Center Achieves 7,600 Engine Overhaul Milestone
Pratt & Whitney has overhauled more than 7,600 engines at its Singapore engine center, marking a significant milestone in the center's history. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and Hanwha Techwin Expand Relationship with Singapore Facility and Increase Risk Revenue Collaboration on PurePower® Engine Programs
Pratt & Whitney subsidiary United Technologies International Corporation-Asia Private Limited, and Hanwha Techwin Co., Ltd. have signed an agreement for Hanwha to acquire a 30 percent equity interest in P&W NGPF Manufacturing Company Singapore Pte. Ltd. … READ MORE

JULY 2016
Pratt & Whitney Signs Deal for up to 64 Engines; Split Order Between PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ and V2500® Engines
Pratt & Whitney today signed a deal for PW1100G-JM and V2500 engines to power up to 32 A320 family aircraft with an undisclosed leasing company. … READ MORE

Air Canada Signs Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine Services Agreement
Air Canada has signed a services agreement with Pratt & Whitney for maintaining their fleet of PurePower PW1500G engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Wins Order to Power Up to 200 A320neo Aircraft for Wizz Air
Wizz Air has selected Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan (GTF) engines to power its order of A320neo family aircraft. … READ MORE

BOC Aviation Selects V2500® Engines for 18 Aircraft
BOC Aviation has selected the V2500 engine to power 18 firm Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

AWAS Selects V2500® Engines for up to Five Aircraft
AWAS has selected the V2500 engine to power three firm, two option Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Supersizes Superjumbo Service
Engine Alliance is adding two new engine overhaul centers to the GP7200 MRO network in Dubai and Singapore. … READ MORE

P&WC to Provide Turbofan and Turboprop Engines for Revitalized 328 Aircraft Program
Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW100 family of turboprop engines, designed for the regional airline industry, has been selected by TRJet to power its new TRP328™ aircraft. … READ MORE

Berlin-Based Germania Selects Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engines
Germania has selected Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan (GTF) engines. … READ MORE

AerCap Adds 10 Additional Pratt & Whitney Powered A320neo Aircraft to Fleet
AerCap has chosen the Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ engine to power an additional 10 Airbus A320neo aircraft. … READ MORE

Lufthansa Technik to Become Principal Provider of Pratt & Whitney Global Mobile Engine Services
Lufthansa Technik will become Pratt & Whitney's principal provider of mobile engine maintenance services for V2500®, PW1100G-JM, PW1500G and PW1900G engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and Lufthansa Technik Sign Strategic Agreement to Strengthen Geared Turbofan™ Engine MRO Services
Lufthansa Technik has signed a strategic network agreement to become a key member of the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan (GTF) engine MRO network offering the full scope of MRO services on PW1100G-JM and PW1500G engines. … READ MORE

P&WC's PT6A Engine Poised for Growth in European Market
Pratt & Whitney Canada's iconic PT6A engine is poised for considerable incremental growth across Europe thanks to a regulatory change that will open the continent's skies to single-engine instrument flight rules flights for commercial passenger service. … READ MORE

P&WC and Antonov Sign MOU for Development of AN-132 Aircraft Production Program Powered by a New Version of PW150A Engines
Pratt & Whitney Canada and Antonov today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide Antonov's AN-132 aircraft production program with a new version of the PW150A turboprop engine. … READ MORE

Grob Aircraft Selects Iconic PT6A Engine for Aircraft Update Program
Germany's Grob Aircraft has selected the PT6A-67A for the G520NG aircraft. … READ MORE

JUNE 2016
Pratt & Whitney Announces North American Site for PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine Maintenance
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it is making a $65 million investment in its engine overhaul facility in Columbus, Georgia. … READ MORE

MAY 2016
Vietjet, Pratt & Whitney Celebrate Selection of PurePower® Engine for A320neo, A321neo Aircraft Order
Vietjet and Pratt & Whitney gathered to celebrate the selection of the PurePower Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine to power their order of 63 Airbus A320neo and A321neo family of aircraft. … READ MORE

FAA Certifies Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® PW1400G-JM Engine to Power Irkut's MC-21 Aircraft
The Federal Aviation Administration has certified Pratt & Whitney's PurePower PW1400G-JM engine to power Irkut's MC-21 aircraft. … READ MORE

APRIL 2016
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine to Power Bombardier's Largest C Series Order for Delta Air Lines
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan engine will power Bombardier's largest C Series aircraft order based on an agreement signed by Delta Air Lines for 125 aircraft. … READ MORE

MARCH 2016
Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines Power Asia's First A320neo for IndiGo
IndiGo's first Airbus A320neo, powered by Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engines, arrived in India on March 11, making it Asia's first A320neo. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines Complete First A321neo Flight
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engines successfully completed its first test flight on the Airbus A321neo. … READ MORE

P&WC's PT6B-37A Engine to Power 25 New AgustaWestland A119KX Helicopters from Finmeccanica for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in China
Pratt & Whitney Canada announced today its PT6B-37A turboshaft engine will power 25 new AgustaWestland AW119Kx helicopters from Finmeccanica through its contract with Sino-US. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2016
Poland's LPR Expands Fleet to 27 Airbus H135P3 Helicopters Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW206B3 Turboshaft Engine
LPR has added four more aircraft to its fleet of Airbus H135P3 helicopters powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW206B3 turboshaft engines - bringing the size of the fleet to 27 aircraft. … READ MORE

P&WC Increases Time Between Overhaul for PW210 Turboshaft Engine Family as New Entries into Service Accelerate
Pratt & Whitney Canada today announced that it has extended the basic time between overhaul (TBO) for its PW210 turboshaft engines from 3,500 to 4,000 hours. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Continues Successful Jet Engine Oil Testing Program with ExxonMobil and NYCO
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has conducted successful testing of ExxonMobil's Mobil Jet™ Oil II and Mobil Jet™ Oil 387, and NYCO's Turbonycoil® 600 synthetic oil for use in the PurePower® engine family. … READ MORE

CALC Signs Definitive Agreement for V2500® Engine to Power A320ceo Family Aircraft Order
China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (CALC; Stock Code: 1848.HK) has signed a Definitive Agreement for the V2500 engine to power 8 firm plus 15 option A320ceo family aircraft of the aircraft that CALC have on order. … READ MORE

Vietjet Chooses PurePower® Engine for A320neo, A321neo Aircraft Order
Vietjet has signed a Definitive Agreement for the PurePower Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine to power their order of 63 Airbus A320neo and A321neo family of aircraft. … READ MORE