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MAY 2017
Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine for Mitsubishi Regional Jet Acquires Type Certification
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan PW1200G engine has successfully acquired type certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Certifies Engine for Embraer E-Jet E2 Aircraft with FAA
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ PW1900G engine received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Produces 100,000th Engine; Demonstrates Continued Focus on Driving Innovation
Pratt & Whitney Canada celebrated the production of its 100,000th engine this month, as a testament to P&WC's longevity and leadership in the global aerospace market. … READ MORE

APRIL 2017
Advances in Analytics Help Pratt & Whitney Improve Engine Performance
Pratt & Whitney is building on a more than 15-year investment in its Advanced Diagnostics & Engine Management (ADEM™) tool to help operators better monitor and maintain their engine fleets. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Features PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine as Major Sponsor of 2017 Aerospace Maintenance Competition
Pratt & Whitney's revolutionary PurePower Geared Turbofan engine will be featured at the Aerospace Maintenance Competition at the 2017 MRO Americas Conference. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Launches EngineWise™ Service Brand
Pratt & Whitney announced its new EngineWise service brand that illustrates the company's commitment to helping airlines and lessors run their businesses efficiently. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Announces DGCA Certification for its Customer Training Center in Hyderabad
This milestone allows the company to provide DGCA CAR147-approved training to aircraft engineers and technicians from Pratt & Whitney's airline customers in the region. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2017
Engine Alliance Achieves 500th Engine on Wing
Engine Alliance (EA) now powers 125 A380s around the world with 500 engines on wing. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Expanding Business in Columbus, Georgia, to Meet Increased Demand
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it will invest approximately $386 million in its Columbus, Georgia, facility to increase the production of parts and maintenance services and to reduce costs for new and existing engine programs. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2017
Christopher T. Calio Appointed President of Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines
Pratt & Whitney today announced the appointment of Christopher T. Calio as president of the company’s commercial engines business, effective Feb. 1 and reporting to Pratt & Whitney President Bob Leduc. … READ MORE

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

DECEMBER 2015
Turkish Airlines Signs Agreement for Pratt & Whitney's Geared Turbofan™ Engines to Power 92 Firm A321neo Aircraft; Largest Order in Airline's History
Turkish Airlines has signed a Definitive Agreement for Pratt & Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 92 firm A321neo aircraft, the largest engine order in Turkish Airlines' history. … READ MORE

Introducing Pratt & Whitney Canada's New PT6A-140AG Turboprop Powering Air Tractor's New AT502XP Aircraft
Pratt & Whitney Canada's new PT6A-140AG turboprop engine - selected to power Air Tractor's new AT502XP aircraft - is just one of the company's many agricultural segment successes and initiatives supporting the industry. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2015
P&WC Launches the PT6A-140A Turboprop: The Most Powerful and Fuel Efficient Engine for the General Aviation Market
Pratt & Whitney Canada announced today the launch of the new PT6A-140A turboprop engine and the PT6A-140AG variant - bringing the world's most popular turboprop family to more than 70 engine models strong. … READ MORE

Introducing ESP PurePower PW800: The Exclusive Service Plan for the PW800 Engine
Following a milestone year, Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) proudly introduces ESP® PurePower® PW800, the most comprehensive service plan for the business aviation market. … READ MORE

Philippine Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engines for A320neo Family Aircraft
Philippine Airlines, the Philippine flag carrier, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Pratt & Whitney to power its order of 15 firm plus 15 purchase right A321neo aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine For Embraer E-Jets E2 Begins Flight Test Program
The Pratt & Whitney PW1900G PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine for the Embraer E190-E2 and E195-E2 aircraft, successfully completed its first flight, initiating the engine's flight test program. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2015
Pratt & Whitney to Support EL AL PW4000 Engines
EL AL has signed an exclusive, five-year Maintenance Service Agreement with Pratt & Whitney to provide maintenance services on up to 17 additional PW4000 engines. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2015
Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine Cited as an Aviation Climate Solution
Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine was cited as an <i>Aviation Climate Solution</i> by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) at the Global Sustainable Aviation Summit in Geneva, Switzerland. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Renews Joint Venture Agreement for Customer Training Center in Beijing
Pratt &amp; Whitney has signed a 15-year renewal for its joint venture agreement between United Technologies Far East Ltd. and the China Aviation Supplies (CAS) Holding Company to support the Pratt &amp; Whitney Customer Training Center located in Beijing, China. … READ MORE

Sichuan Airlines Becomes First Chinese Airline to Directly Order PurePower® Engines
Sichuan Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its fleet of 24 A320neo aircraft. … READ MORE

Juneyao Airlines Selects V2500® Engine to Power Order of A320ceo Family Aircraft
Juneyao Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the V2500 engine to power its order of 12 Airbus A321ceo aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Announces Grand Opening of Customer Training Center in Hyderabad
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced today the grand opening of its India customer training center in Hyderabad. … READ MORE

Vistara Signs V2500® Engine V-Services Agreement
Vistara, a TATA SIA JV and India's fastest growing full service carrier, has signed a V-Services agreement to maintain its fleet of 26 V2500® engines. … READ MORE

FAA Selects Pratt & Whitney to Develop Advanced Core-Engine Technologies for Its CLEEN II Program
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced today that Pratt &amp; Whitney has been selected to participate in a program to develop and mature advanced core-engine technologies, primarily for engine compressor and turbine modules, to reduce fuel consumption and emissions, as part of the second phase of the FAA's Continuous Lower Energy, Emissions and Noise (CLEEN II) initiative. … READ MORE

AUGUST 2015
Pratt & Whitney Delivers First PurePower® Engine to Irkut Corporation
Pratt &amp; Whitney delivered the first PurePower® PW1400G-JM engine to the podding facility at Russia's Irkut Corporation. … READ MORE

JUNE 2015
Air Serbia Signs V-Services(SM) Agreement for V2500® Engine Fleet
Air Serbia, the national airline of the Republic of Serbia, has entered into a V-Services Fixed Price Agreement to maintain its 21 V2500 engines. … READ MORE

CALC Orders PurePower® Engines for A320neo Aircraft
China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited, the largest independent operating aircraft lessor in China, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to power 18 Airbus A320neo aircraft with Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower engines. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Delivers Steady Improvements in GP7200 Performance, Reliability and Durability
The GP7200 engine is exceeding performance expectations with the incorporation of the high pressure turbine (HPT) upgrade announced at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow. … READ MORE

China Eastern Airlines Signs 12-Year V-Services(SM) Agreement
China Eastern Airlines has signed a 12-year V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) for its 10 Airbus A320ceo aircraft. … READ MORE

Korean Air Selects Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engines to Power 30 Firm plus 20 Option A321neos
Korean Air has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Pratt &amp; Whitney to provide its PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines for 30 firm plus 20 option A321neo aircraft. … READ MORE

SMBC Aviation Capital Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines for A320neo Order
SMBC Aviation Capital, the world's third largest aircraft lessor, has chosen Pratt &amp; Whitney's PW1100G-JM engine to power 30 of its Airbus A320neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2017. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney GTF Engine MRO Network Formalized
Pratt &amp; Whitney and its OEM collaborators, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation (JAEC) and MTU Aero Engines AG (MTU), signed a definitive agreement formalizing a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) network through International Aero Engines LLC and naming initial locations where PW1100G-JM engine maintenance visits will be performed. … READ MORE

Wizz Air Receives Pure-V™ Recognition
Wizz Air has been awarded with Pure-V™ designation for maintaining its fleet of more than 120 V2500® engines to OEM standards and incorporating only OEM-approved parts and repairs. … READ MORE

SAS Selects V-Services(SM) for 50 V2500® Engines
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has signed a 5-year V-Services(SM) Fixed Price Repair Agreement to manage 50 V2500® engines. The agreement will cover installed engines on SAS's fleet of 25 Airbus aircraft. … READ MORE

Air New Zealand Extends V2500® Engine Maintenance Agreement
Air New Zealand has signed a Maintenance Services Agreement extension with the Pratt &amp; Whitney Christchurch Engine Centre to maintain its fleet of 58 V2500® engines for an additional five years supporting the airline's Airbus A320 operations. … READ MORE

First PurePower® Engine for Embraer E190-E2 Initiates Testing
Pratt &amp; Whitney has completed assembly and is initiating testing of the first PurePower PW1900G test engine at its facility in East Hartford, Connecticut. … READ MORE

Wizz Air Selects V2500® Engines for 17 Aircraft Order
Wizz Air has selected the V2500 engine to power a new fleet of 17 previously announced Airbus A321ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Signs Agreement with Aircastle to Support Embraer E-Jet E2s Powered by PurePower® Engines
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Aircastle Limited ("Aircastle") (NYSE: AYR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for an Engine Support Agreement supporting off-wing maintenance for up to 25 Embraer E-Jet E2s, powered by PurePower engines. … READ MORE

BOC Aviation Chooses the V2500® Engine for A320ceo Order
BOC Aviation has selected the V2500 engine to power an additional 14 Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Turkish Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines to Power Order of 72 Firm and 20 Option Airbus A321neo Aircraft
Turkish Airlines has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 72 firm and 20 option A321neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2017. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Prepared to Support GTF™ Engine Customers
In preparation for entry into service in late 2015, Pratt &amp; Whitney has accelerated a variety of activities to ensure customers have a strong support network in place before they begin flying Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines. … READ MORE

Big Data to Improve Pratt & Whitney Engine Performance
Pratt &amp; Whitney is undertaking 14 different big data analytics projects in 2015 to improve engine performance and service offerings for customers. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Receives FAA Production Certification for PW1100G-JM Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney recently received Federal Aviation Administration approval to add the PW1100G-JM engine that will power the Airbus A320neo aircraft to its production portfolio. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Signs Agreement with Azul to Support E195-E2 Jets Powered by PurePower® Engines
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Azul have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a Fleet Management Program supporting off-wing maintenance for 30 firm Embraer E195-E2 jets plus options for 20 aircraft, powered by PurePower® engines. … READ MORE

CIT Selects the V2500® Engine for A321ceo Order
The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE) yesterday inducted Dr. Jayant Sabnis, Pratt &amp; Whitney's vice president, Engineering – Module Centers, recognizing him among the state's leading experts in science, engineering and technology. … READ MORE

MAY 2015
Successful Gulfstream G500 First Flight: A New Milestone for PurePower® PW800 Engines
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) today announced that its PurePower® PW814GA engine has achieved another key milestone by successfully powering the first flight of the new Gulfstream G500 long-range business jet. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada's New PW307D Engine Granted Type Certification
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) is proud to announce that it has received Transport Canada type certification for its new PW307D turbofan engine. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Signs Agreement to Provide Data Management Service for Bombardier CSeries Aircraft's Health Management System
Bombardier announced today that it has teamed up with Pratt &amp; Whitney to develop and implement a data management service for the CSeries aircraft. … READ MORE

APRIL 2015
Pratt & Whitney's Geared Turbofan™ Engine Wins Gold Edison Award™
Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ engine has been awarded Gold in the transportation - aviation category of the 2015 Edison Awards™. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Selects Christchurch Engine Center for Geared Turbofan™ Engine MRO Network
Pratt &amp; Whitney has named Christchurch Engine Center as one of the first facilities in its Geared Turbofan™ engine MRO network to provide maintenance and overhaul services for the PW1100G-JM engine. … READ MORE

Air New Zealand Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines for A320neo Family Aircraft
Air New Zealand has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines for 13 firm A320neo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Finnair Signs 12-Year V-Services(SM) FHA
Finnair has signed an exclusive, 12-year V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) to manage 10 V2500® engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Advanced Technologies Provide Customer Value on PurePower® Engine Platform
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, has developed and applied a suite of innovative materials technologies that are optimized to improve fuel burn, reduce weight and increase component durability for its PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine family. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Achieves 16,000 Hours of Engine Testing, Continues to Validate Exceptional Performance
Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower engine family has completed more than 16,000 hours and 31,000 cycles of full engine testing, including 3,500 hours of flight time. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's Innovative Horizontal Assembly Line Completes First Engines
After 90 years of building world-class engines, Pratt &amp; Whitney has accomplished another first by building its first PurePower® engine on its new automated horizontal assembly lines in Middletown, Connecticut, and West Palm Beach, Florida. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Deliver First Entry Into Service Engine Parts Using Additive Manufacturing
When Pratt &amp; Whitney delivers its first production PurePower® PW1500G engines to Bombardier this year, these engines will be the first ever to feature entry-into-service jet engine parts produced using additive manufacturing. … READ MORE

MARCH 2015
BOC Aviation Selects V2500® Engines for 12 Aircraft Order
BOC Aviation has selected the V2500 engine to power 12 Airbus A320ceo family aircraft orders it recently placed. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Announces Price Increase for PurePower® Engine, Validates Exceptional Performance
Pratt &amp; Whitney is raising list prices of its fuel-efficient PurePower Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine across the product line to reflect the significant value these engines are expected to provide customers following entry into service. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2015
Pratt & Whitney Canada's PurePower® PW814GA and PW815GA Engines Receive Type Certification to Power New Gulfstream Business Jets
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) announced today that it has received Transport Canada type certification for its PurePower PW814GA and PW815GA engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® Engines on MRJ Aircraft for Japan Airlines
Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower engines will provide exclusive power for 32 Mitsubishi Regional Jets (MRJ) under an agreement announced by Japan Airlines (JAL) and Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2015
Engine Alliance Enters Revenue Service with Etihad Airways
GP7200 engines have entered revenue service with Etihad Airways' first Engine Alliance-powered A380. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2014
FAA Certifies PurePower® Engine for A320neo Aircraft
The PurePower Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine for the Airbus A320neo family has successfully achieved Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) type certification. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Concludes PurePower® Geared Turbofan® Engine Partnering with Recent Kawasaki Heavy Industries Agreement
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. (KHI) met recently to commemorate the signing of a risk and revenue-sharing collaboration agreement for KHI to provide key hardware modules for Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan (GTF) engines. … READ MORE

Royal Aeronautical Society Honors Former Pratt & Whitney Executive for Contributions to Aviation Industry
The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) honored Pratt &amp; Whitney's former vice president of Commercial Engine Development Programs with its Silver Medal. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada to Invest Over $1 Billion in Research & Development Over 4.5 Years
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada announced today in both its Longueuil (Quebec) and Mississauga (Ontario) facilities that it will invest over $1 billion in research and development over the next 4.5 years to develop the next generation of high-performance aircraft engines. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2014
Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center Delivers the 400th Overhauled Engine
Shanghai Pratt &amp; Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Company Limited ("Pratt &amp; Whitney Shanghai Engine Center") recently celebrated its five-year anniversary with the accomplishment of two major milestones. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Family Exceeds 12,000 Hours of Testing
Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® engine family reached another milestone this year when it exceeded 12,000 hours of testing. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2014
Pratt & Whitney Touches Three Continents in a Week of Customer Milestones
In what is likely a first in aviation history, Pratt &amp; Whitney this week saw three new engines rolled out on three platforms on three continents. … READ MORE

ExxonMobil Aviation Signs Commercial Agreement with Pratt & Whitney
ExxonMobil has signed a commercial agreement to have its most advanced, High-Performance Capability (HPC)* synthetic jet engine oil, Mobil JetTM Oil 387, tested in all of Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower engine models. … READ MORE

P&WC's PT6 Engine at 400 Million Hours of Flight: A Key Advantage for Operators
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC) iconic PT6 engine family has reached the remarkable milestone of 400 million flight hours – well beyond any other gas turbine turboprop engine. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PSD Wins Arkansas Recycler of the Year Award
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Announces Ground Breaking of Its Customer Training Center at Hyderabad
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the ground breaking of its customer training center in Hyderabad. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada's Next-Generation PurePower® PW800 Engines Selected to Power Gulfstream's New Business Jet Family
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada (SEA) Embarks on Three-Year Cross Training Initiative with Temasek Polytechnic
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (SEA) Pte Ltd (P&amp;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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada (SEA) Celebrates 3,000th Engine Delivery
Marking 30 successful years of the PW100 engine family, Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Enters Revenue Service with Qatar Airways
GP7200 engines have entered revenue service with Qatar Airways' first EA-powered A380. … READ MORE

Gregory H. Gernhardt Named President, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines
Pratt &amp; Whitney today appointed Gregory H. Gernhardt, 49, president, Pratt &amp; Whitney Commercial Engines, effective immediately. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2014
Macquarie AirFinance Selects Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Airbus A320neo Aircraft Completes First Flight with Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engines
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

AUGUST 2014
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. … READ MORE

JULY 2014
U.S. Ambassador Max Baucus Visits Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center
Max Sieben Baucus, the U.S. ambassador to China, today visited Shanghai Pratt &amp; Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Company Limited ("Pratt &amp; Whitney Shanghai Engine Center"), a joint venture between Pratt &amp; Whitney and China Eastern Airlines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Taps IBM to Capture Value of Big Data to Improve Aircraft Engine Performance
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is teaming with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to enhance the engine fleet management and health solutions Pratt &amp; Whitney offers to customers. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® Engines on Air Mandalay Order for Six Mitsubishi Regional Jets
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

EASA Certifies GP7272 and GP7272E Engines
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified two new thrust ratings for the GP7200 engine. … READ MORE

The Engine Alliance Extends Time on Wing with GP7200 HPT Durability Improvements
The Engine Alliance has released a series of GP7200 engine enhancements. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® Engines on Trans States Holdings Order of 50 Firm Embraer E-Jets
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation, MTU Aero Engines and IAE to Reach PurePower® Engine Customers
Pratt &amp; Whitney (NYSE: UTX), Japanese Aero Engines Corporation and MTU Aero Engines will provide seamless customer sales services via an integrated International Aero Engines. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

Azul Selects PurePower® Engines for Order of 30 Embraer E-Jets
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for 30 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft, for an order announced today by Embraer and Azul Brazilian Airlines. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

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 &amp; Whitney PurePower® engines. … READ MORE

Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance Receive Pure-V™ Recognition
IAE International Aero Engines AG awarded Rolls-Royce &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Implements New FMP for PW4000 Engine Customers
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Readies for Geared Turbofan™ Engine Entry into Service
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is launching its Entry Into Service (EIS) program for the Geared Turbofan engine family. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Launches Geared Turbofan™ Engine MRO Network
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Launches New Comprehensive Engine Services Plan
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

VivaAerobus Selects PurePower® and V2500 Engines in an Order for Airbus Aircraft
VivaAerobus, Mexico's ultra-low cost carrier, has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 40 Airbus A320neo aircraft, plus 40 option. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Achieves Nearly 10,000 Hours of Engine Testing Validating Technology Maturity
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine for the A320neo Aircraft Now Saves Additional 2 Percent On Fuel Burn
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW150C Engine Selected to Power AVIC Xi'an Aircraft Company's New MA700 Regional Turboprop
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;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. … READ MORE

JUNE 2014
Pratt & Whitney's Robotics Team Wins Manufacturing Leadership Award for Engineering & Production Technology
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), has been awarded the 2014 Frost &amp; Sullivan Manufacturing Leadership Award in the Engineering and Production Technology Leadership category for its Next Generation Robotics Automation Manufacturing team. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Delivers First PurePower® Engine for Mitsubishi Regional Jet
Pratt &amp; Whitney delivered its first PurePower PW1200G engine to Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation. The PW1200G engines will power the single-aisle MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ). … READ MORE

MAY 2014
Pratt & Whitney Unveils Higher Thrust PurePower® Engine
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Ships Initial PurePower Engines To Airbus
Pratt &amp; Whitney has delivered its first ship set of PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines on schedule to Airbus for its A320neo aircraft family. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

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 &amp; Whitney for PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power seven firm A320neo aircraft (together with three options). … READ MORE

APRIL 2014
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. … READ MORE

Avianca Receives Pure-V™ Engine Designation
IAE International Aero Engines AG has awarded Avianca the Pure-V designation for its V2500® engines. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide Lufthansa with PurePower® Engines for 30 Additional A320neos
Lufthansa has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for an additional 30 A320neo family aircraft. … READ MORE

MARCH 2014
ANA Holdings Selects PurePower® Engines for New Airbus Aircraft
ANA Holdings selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 30 A320neo family aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in 2016. … READ MORE

Tigerair Selects PurePower® Engines for New Airbus Aircraft
Tigerair selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 37 firm A320neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in 2018. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2014
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 &amp; Whitney Middletown Engine Center. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide Fuel Efficient PurePower® Engines on Air Costa Order for 50 Embraer Jets
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

Pakistan International Airlines Awards Pratt & Whitney PW4000 Engine Management Program
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Dependable Service by the JT8D Engine
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

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 &amp; Whitney PurePower engines in mainland China. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Achieves 7,600 Hours of Engine Testing Validating Engine Characteristics
Pratt &amp; 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. … READ MORE

BOC Aviation Selects PurePower® Engines for New Airbus Aircraft
BOC Aviation has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 15 firm A320neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in 2017. … READ MORE

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. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Marks Opening of New MRO and Engineering Facility at Singapore Seletar Aerospace Park
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today marked the official opening of Pratt &amp; Whitney Component Solutions, the company's new repair and engineering facility at Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2013
Engine Alliance GP7200 Engine Achieves 2,000,000 In-Service Flight Hours
The Engine Alliance GP7200 engine has achieved another significant operational milestone, reaching 2 million revenue flight hours after five years of service. … READ MORE

IAE Launches Pure-V™ Engine Designation
IAE International Aero Engines AG has launched its new Pure-V™-1 designation for V2500® engines maintained to IAE's high build standards. A Pure-V designated engine contains IAE-approved parts and repairs throughout the entire engine. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2013
Beechcraft and Pratt & Whitney Canada Sign Major Engine Service Agreement to Support Wheels Up King Air 350i Fleet
Beechcraft Corporation and its aftermarket service and support organization, Hawker Beechcraft Global Customer Support (GCS), announced at the 2013 NBAA Business Aviation Convention &amp; Exhibition that it has signed a long-term engine service agreement with Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) to support the PT6A-60A engines powering the King Air 350i aircraft recently ordered by private aviation membership company Wheels Up. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Signs Engine Service Agreement With Hawker Beechcraft Services
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has signed an engine service agreement with Hawker Beechcraft Services (HBS) for the support of Beechcraft King Air series turboprops and Hawker business jets. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Completes New V2500® Engine Line: Prepares for Ramp Up at Connecticut Engine Center
Today, Pratt &amp; Whitney completed the second phase of an assembly-floor transformation project at its Middletown, Conn., facility to prepare the Engine Center to ramp up for production of its portion of PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines for the Airbus A320neo family and increase capacity for the F135 engine powering the F-35 Lightning II for the U.S. Military. … READ MORE

P&WC Seals Long-Term FMP(R) Program Agreement with Denmark's Nordic Aviation Capital
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) is pleased to announce the signing of a new long-term Fleet Management™ Program (FMP®) contract with Denmark's Nordic Aviation Capital A/S (NAC). … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2013
IAE's V-Services(SM) Helps Maintain Fleet in China
Today 19 customers based in China operate over 420 V2500® engine-powered aircraft. More than 360 of these aircraft are covered by a V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA). … READ MORE

ICBC Leasing Orders V2500® Engines for New Aircraft
ICBC Financial Leasing Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), has entered into an agreement under which IAE International Aero Engines AG's V2500 engines will power 17 firm and three option A320 series aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Powers Bombardier CSeries First Flight
Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower engine successfully powered Bombardier's new CSeries* airplane for its maiden flight. … READ MORE

PT6A Engines to Power Agricultural Aircraft Converted by Cascade
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has signed a five-year agreement with Cascade Aircraft Conversions, LLC. to provide PT6A engines for agricultural operators who elect to upgrade their aircraft engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Signs Exclusive Maintenance Agreement with Transaero Airlines
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, has signed an exclusive eight-year maintenance services agreement with Transaero Airlines to provide engine overhaul services on the airline's fleet of PW4000-112" engines. … READ MORE

JULY 2013
Pratt & Whitney Canada Delivers its 80,000th Engine to Beechcraft
Fifty years after delivering its very first engine to Beechcraft Corporation, P&amp;WC has celebrated with Beechcraft another historic milestone during EAA AirVenture (EAA), in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with the delivery of its 80,000th engine, a PT6A-60A set to power the King Air 350i. … READ MORE

Volaris Selects PurePower® and V2500® Engines for Airbus Aircraft
Volaris has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 30 firm A320neo aircraft. The airline becomes the first Mexican airline to select the Geared Turbofan™ engine. … READ MORE

Etihad Airways Upgrades to V2500® SelectTwo™ Engines
Etihad Airways has signed an agreement with IAE International Aero Engines AG to upgrade the airline's current and future fleet of 35 V2500 engine-powered Airbus A320 family of aircraft to the V2500 SelectTwo engine standard. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and SkyWest, Inc. Sign Aftermarket Agreement for Fleet of Mitsubishi Regional Jets
Pratt &amp; Whitney and SkyWest, Inc. have signed a definitive agreement for a PureSolution™ Fleet Management Program supporting the PW1217G engines installed in a fleet of 100 MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jets and up to an additional 100 option MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jets for a term of up to 16 years. … READ MORE

JUNE 2013
Pratt & Whitney Announces More Than 1,000 New Engine Orders; Highlights F135 Engine Milestone at 2013 Paris Air Show
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced new orders for more than 1,000 engines, including options, and highlighted key milestones for its military engines programs - including the F135 engine - at the 2013 Paris Air Show. … READ MORE

Air Lease Corporation Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines for Airbus A320/A321 neo Aircraft
Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 30 firm A320/A321 neo aircraft. … READ MORE

International Lease Finance Corporation Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines for Additional 30 Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft
International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power an additional 30 A320neo Family aircraft bringing ILFC's total commitment to 180 engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide Fuel Efficient PurePower® Engines on International Lease Finance Corporation Order for Up to 100 Embraer E-Jets E2 Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for up to 100 Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft based on the letter of intent announced by Embraer and International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC). … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and NASA Demonstrate Benefits of Geared TurboFan™ System in Environmentally Responsible Aviation Project
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, recently reached a milestone in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Environmentally Responsible Aviation (ERA) Project by demonstrating unprecedented performance and efficiency of a Geared TurboFan™ ultra-high bypass system, successfully completing 275 hours of fan rig testing in the NASA Low Speed Wind Tunnel. … READ MORE

Norwegian Air Shuttle Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines to Power Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Norwegian Air Shuttle signed a definitive agreement to power 50 firm Airbus A320neo family aircraft with PurePower PW1100G-JM engines. First delivery is scheduled for 2016. … READ MORE

Spirit Airlines Selects PurePower® and V2500 Engines for 75 Airbus Aircraft
Spirit Airlines has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 45 firm A320neo aircraft. Spirit also selected International Aero Engines' (IAE) V2500 engine to power its order for 30 firm A320ceo aircraft. … READ MORE

IAE Ramp Up Driven by Reliability, Backed by V-Services
IAE International Aero Engines AG is building more V2500 engines than ever and continues to break production records as it ramps up to meet demand. … READ MORE

IAE Begins Assembly of First KC-390 Engine
IAE is assembling the first V2500-E5 engines – selected in 2011 to power Embraer Defense and Security's new KC-390 multi-role tanker/transport aircraft – in June. … READ MORE

Spirit Airlines Expands Aftermarket Agreement with IAE
Spirit Airlines, North America's leading ultra low-cost airline, and IAE International Aero Engines AG have amended their existing V-ServicesSM Fleet Hour Agreement to include coverage for 86 incremental V2500 engines. … READ MORE

Philippine Airlines Selects V2500 Engines for Airbus Aircraft
Philippine Airlines (PAL) has selected IAE International Aero Engines AG's V2500 engine to power its order for 34 A321 aircraft. … READ MORE

IAE Inks New Engine Deal with CALC
China Aircraft Leasing Company Ltd. (CALC) has entered into an agreement under which IAE International Aero Engines AG will provide V2500 engines to power 11 new A320 family aircraft. … READ MORE

BOC Aviation Confirms Order for Additional IAE V2500 Engines
BOC Aviation awarded IAE International Aero Engines AG with an engine order for 13 firm A320 family aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled from May 2014 to December 2016. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine Program Continues to Expand
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has announced more than 3,500 orders that include announced and unannounced firm orders, plus options for its PurePower engine family with game-changing Geared Turbofan™ technology. … READ MORE

Aviation Capital Group Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines for Airbus A320neo Aircraft
Aviation Capital Group (ACG) has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power 12 firm A320neo aircraft. … READ MORE

LATAM Airlines Selects PurePower® Engines for Airbus Aircraft
LATAM Airlines has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 42 firm A320neo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide Fuel Efficient PurePower® Engines on SkyWest, Inc. Order for 100 Embraer Jets
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for up to 100 firm plus 100 purchase right Embraer Second Generation E-Jets for an order announced today by Embraer and SkyWest, Inc. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2020. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Extends Part Repair Agreement with All Nippon Airways
All Nippon Airways Co., LTD. (ANA) has signed an eight-year extension to its exclusive part repair agreement with Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, to continue support of the airline's fleet of Boeing 777 aircraft powered by Pratt &amp; Whitney PW4000 engines. … READ MORE

China Southern Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney PW4170 Advantage70™ Engines
China Southern Airlines has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PW4170 Advantage70™ engine to power its order of 16 Airbus A330 aircraft. … READ MORE

David M. Brantner Named President, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines; Matthew F. Bromberg Named President, Pratt & Whitney Aftermarket; Todd J. Kallman to Retire
Pratt &amp; Whitney today appointed David Brantner, 46, president, Pratt &amp; Whitney Commercial Engines, and Matthew Bromberg, 43, president, Pratt &amp; Whitney Aftermarket, both reporting to Paul Adams, chief operating officer. Brantner and Bromberg succeed Todd Kallman who announced his intent to retire from UTC. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine for Airbus A320neo Soars on Wing; Begins First Flight Test Program
The Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engine successfully completed its first flight May 15, launching the engine family's flight test program. … READ MORE

APRIL 2013
Pratt & Whitney to Provide Fuel Efficient PurePower® Engines on Airbus A321neo Aircraft for Hawaiian Airlines
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for 25 Airbus A321neo aircraft for an order announced today by Hawaiian Airlines. The 16 firm and nine option aircraft order between Hawaiian Airlines and Airbus represents up to 50 fuel efficient PurePower® PW1133G-JM engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine for Airbus A320neo Successfully Completes Ground Test Program; Prepares for First Flight Tests
The first Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM engine for the Airbus A320neo family of aircraft successfully completed ground testing at the company's West Palm Beach, Fla., test facility. The engine completed over 120 hours of testing, validating overall engine operation and fuel efficiency. … READ MORE

MARCH 2013
IAE Celebrates 30 Years of Superior Technology
It was March 11, 1983 and IAE's five new shareholders – Pratt &amp; Whitney, Rolls-Royce, Japanese Aero Engine Corporation, MTU Aero Engines, and FiatAvio – were on a mission to develop an advanced aero engine that would lead the single-aisle segment into the new millennium. … READ MORE

Light Twin Leader PW206B3 to Power EC135 P3
Eurocopter, an EADS company, will use PW206B3 engines to power the next EC135 helicopter, the EC135 P3. … READ MORE

PT6T-9 Twin-Pac® Engines to Power Upgraded Bell 412EPI Commercial Helicopter
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Company (NYSE:TXT), has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's Canada's (P&amp;WC) PT6T-9 Twin-Pac® engines to power its upgraded Bell 412EPI helicopter. … READ MORE

FAST Technology Offers a Single Solution for Managing All Engine Performance Data
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has launched Automatic Power Assurance Check (APAC) to run on its FAST™ (Flight data Acquisition Storage and Transmission System) engine diagnostic solution for P&amp;WC-powered helicopters. … READ MORE

New TBO Program for PW206 and PW207 Engine
The time between overhaul (TBO) for all new PW206 and PW207 engines has been extended to 4,000 hours. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2013
Pratt & Whitney Transforms Middletown Assembly Area for New PurePower® PW1100G-JM and F135 Engines
Pratt &amp; Whitney completed the first phase of an assembly-floor transformation project at its Middletown, Conn., facility that prepares the Engine Center to produce its portion of PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines for the Airbus A320neo and increases production capacity for the F135 engine powering the F-35 Lightning II for the U.S. military. … READ MORE

Transport Canada Certifies Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1500G Engine for Bombardier CSeries Aircraft
Bombardier Aerospace and Pratt &amp; Whitney announced today that Pratt &amp; Whitney has successfully achieved Transport Canada type certification of its first PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engine – the PW1500G engine that will power Bombardier's CSeries aircraft. … READ MORE

Dean Athans to Succeed Mary Ellen Jones at The Engine Alliance
Dean Athans has been named president of the Engine Alliance, succeeding Mary Ellen Jones, who is returning to a senior leadership position at Pratt &amp; Whitney. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2013
Pratt & Whitney Expands Global Footprint with First Manufacturing Facility in Singapore
Today Pratt &amp; Whitney Singapore Manufacturing broke ground on a new facility at the Seletar Aerospace Park. This new production facility will manufacture fan blades and high pressure turbine disks for Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ engines. … READ MORE

Embraer Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine as Exclusive Power for Second Generation of E-Jets
Embraer today announced it has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engine as the exclusive power for its new second generation of the E-Jet aircraft family. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2012
Stellar 2012 for Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine Programs
As of year-end, Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has announced nearly 3,000 engine orders, including options, for its PurePower engine family with game-changing Geared Turbofan™ technology. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2012
TransAsia Airways Firms Options for Additional Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines for Airbus A321neo Aircraft
TransAsia Airways has converted options for six A321neo aircraft with Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines into firm orders. Pratt &amp; Whitney will now power TransAsia's order of 12 firm A321neo aircraft. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2012
Pratt & Whitney Completes First PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engine for Airbus A320neo Family of Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney has completed assembly of its first engine to test (FETT) for its PurePower® PW1100G-JM engine – the first engine to power the Airbus A320neo aircraft. Company leadership, Airbus, MTU, JAEC and employees celebrated the program milestone with a Last Bolt Ceremony at Pratt &amp; Whitney's West Palm Beach facility … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2012
Pratt & Whitney Signs Five New Engine Management Program Contracts
Pratt &amp; Whitney recently signed five new contracts for its Engine Management Program (EMP) service in which Pratt &amp; Whitney monitors and helps maintain customers' engine performance. … READ MORE

JULY 2012
Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1200G Engines on SkyWest, Inc. Order for 100 Mitsubishi Regional Jets
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for 100 Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) aircraft for an order announced today by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation … READ MORE

Air Astana Selects Pratt & Whitney PW4000-94” Engines in Deal Valued at $90 Million
Air Astana has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney’s PW4000-94” engine for its order of three firm and one option Boeing 767-300 ER aircraft. The contract is … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Announces GP7200 Engine Enhancements and Marks One Million Flight Hours
Today the Engine Alliance announced a series of performance and durability enhancements to the GP7200 engine applicable to new engine deliveries that will … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and JetBlue Airways Finalize Agreement for PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines for Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney and JetBlue Airways signed a definitive agreement for … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Offers Service-Proven PW4170 Advantage70™ Engine for Airbus 240 Tonne A330 Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney will offer its PW4170 Advantage70™ engine, the most reliable and fuel efficient engine available for the A330 aircraft… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1200G Engine Successfully Completes First Flight Test Program
The <a href="http://www.purepowerengines.com/" target="_blank">Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1200G engine</a> successfully completed… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Signs Agreement with Australian Supplier Broens Industries for Additional F135 Engine Work
Pratt &amp; Whitney has awarded Broens Industries a follow on purchase order to manufacture complex support equipment for the… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Becomes Majority Program Shareholder in IAE: Closes on Deal to Purchase Rolls-Royce Program Share in the IAE Collaboration
Pratt &amp; Whitney and IAE International Aero Engines (IAE) shareholders, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation and MTU Aero Engines GmbH, announced details of the June 29 closing of Pratt &amp; Whitney’s agreement to purchase Rolls-Royce’s program… READ MORE

Norwegian Air Shuttle Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines to Power Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Norwegian Air Shuttle signed a memorandum of understanding to power 50 firm Airbus A320neo family aircraft with PurePower PW1100G-JM engines… READ MORE

Cebu Pacific Air Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines to Power Airbus A321neo Aircraft
Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB), the Philippines’ largest carrier, has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines for its order of… READ MORE

Shanghai Airlines Signs Three-Year Agreement for Pratt & Whitney Engine Management Programs
Shanghai Airlines has signed a three-year Pratt &amp; Whitney Engine Management Program agreement, which includes… READ MORE

CIT and Pratt & Whitney Finalize Agreement For PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines For Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft
CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), a global leader in transportation finance, and Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and IndiGo Finalize Agreement for 300 PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines
Pratt &amp; Whitney and IndiGo signed a definitive agreement for PurePower PW1100G-JM engines for 150 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. The agreement includes… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Delivers First Engines for Boeing C-17s to India
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has delivered the first four F117 engines for the Indian Air Force to power its fleet of… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Welcomes Airbus A320 Family Assembly Line to United States
Today, Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) welcomed an Airbus announcement that it will establish a manufacturing facility… READ MORE

JUNE 2012
Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce Close on Deal for Program Share in IAE
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, closed today on its agreement to purchase Rolls-Royce’s program share in IAE International Aero Engines (“IAE”)… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and Irkut Sign Definitive Agreement for PurePower® PW1400G Engine for MC-21 Aircraft Family
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Russia’s Irkut Corporation today signed a definitive agreement to offer the Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1400G engine on Irkut’s MC-21 family of aircraft. This secures the PurePower engine as the only western powerplant offered on the new narrow body program… READ MORE

MAY 2012
Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1200G Engine Takes to the Skies: Begins First Flight Test Program
The Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1200G engine successfully completed its first flight on April 30, launching the engine family’s flight test program. The PW1217G engine for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet… READ MORE

APRIL 2012
GP7200 Engines Recognized for Fuel Consumption Benefit
Airbus recently revised its performance handbook to indicate that GP7200-powered A380 aircraft have been demonstrating fuel consumption levels… READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2012
Gearing Up for Certification: PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine Test Program Progressing Rapidly
Continuing its engine certification program, Pratt &amp; Whitney has initiated certification icing testing for its PurePower PW1524G engine that will power the Bombardier* Cseries* aircraft family. The company anticipates completing engine certification by the end of 2012. Pratt &amp; Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company… READ MORE

TransAsia Airways Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines to Power Airbus A321neo Aircraft
TransAsia Airways has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of six firm and six option A321neo aircraft. The deal includes a 10-year PureSolutionSM maintenance service agreement for 27 engines, including spare and option engines… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of V2500® Engine Order from Sichuan Airlines Valued at US$80 Million
Sichuan Airlines has selected International Aero Engines to provide V2500 engines to power eight new A320 series aircraft. The order includes a long-term aftermarket services agreement. The deal is valued at approximately $80 million for Pratt &amp; Whitney. Pratt &amp; Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of V2500® Engine Order from ICBC Valued at US$100 Million
ICBC Financial Leasing Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd. (ICBC), has selected International Aero Engines to provide V2500 engines to power its fleet of 15 new A320 series aircraft. The deal is valued at US$100 million for Pratt &amp; Whitney. Pratt &amp; Whitney is a United Technologies Corp… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners' TOS Facility Celebrates 30th Anniversary
2012 marks 30 years since the formation of Turbine Overhaul Services (TOS), a Singapore-based joint venture between Pratt &amp; Whitney and Singapore Technologies Aerospace Limited (ST Aerospace). Pratt &amp; Whitney is a United Technologies Corp… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Wins $200 Million PW4000 Advantage70™ Engine Order from Korean Air
Korean Air selected Pratt &amp; Whitney’s PW4170 Advantage70™ engine to power five new Airbus A330 aircraft. The agreement, valued at approximately $200 million, represents 10 firm PW4170 engines. Pratt &amp; Whitney is a United Technologies Corp… READ MORE

DECEMBER 2011
Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines Selected for JetBlue's Airbus A320neo Aircraft Family
JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 40 firm A320neo family aircraft. The MOU includes 86 PurePower engines with a long-term PureSolutionSM maintenance service agreement. … READ MORE

Geared For Success: Landmark Year for PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney has surpassed the milestone of receiving orders - including options - for more than 2,000 PurePower Geared Turbofan engines while completing more than 1,250 hours and 2,800 cycles of full engine testing for its first two applications. … READ MORE

Geared For Success: Landmark Year for PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney has surpassed the milestone of receiving orders - including options - for more than 2,000 PurePower Geared Turbofan engines while completing more than 1,250 hours and 2,800 cycles of full engine testing for its first two applications. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2011
PurePower® PW1000G Geared Turbofan™ Engine Named to TIME Magazine's '50 Best Inventions of 2011'
TIME Magazine has named Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® PW1000G engine as one of "The 50 Best Inventions of 2011," describing it as "the most important development in aviation in 2011." … READ MORE

ALAFCO Opts for Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines for Airbus A320neo Aircraft Family
Alafco Aviation Lease and Finance Co. KSCC (ALAFCO) selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 50 firm A320neo family aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to start in 2017. … READ MORE

Qatar Airways Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM Engines for Airbus A320neo Aircraft Family
Qatar Airways has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines for its order of 50 firm A320neo family aircraft. … READ MORE

PurePower® Engines Surpass 1,000 Hours of Full Engine Testing
Pratt &amp; Whitney has successfully completed more than 1,000 hours of full engine testing on its PurePower engines for its first two applications – the PW1500G engine series for the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft and the PW1200G engine series for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2011
Air China Completes First Sustainable Biofuel Flight Using Pratt & Whitney PW4000 94-inch Engines
Air China, in partnership with Boeing, Honeywell UOP, the Civil Aviation Administration of China, PetroChina and Pratt &amp; Whitney, today completed a demonstration flight using a sustainable biofuel derived from biomass grown in China. … READ MORE

Clarification Statement on IAE Commercial Production
IAE today is clarifying its expectations on future production for the V2500 engine following a recent news report that mischaracterized the consortium's plans. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce Announce Restructuring of IAE Collaboration and New Partnership to Develop Next Generation Engines for Mid-Size Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, and Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, are pleased to announce a restructure of their participation in IAE International Aero Engines AG (IAE), which produces the V2500 engine for the A320 family of aircraft. … READ MORE

First PurePower® PW1200G Engine Concludes Ground Testing
Ground testing of Pratt &amp; Whitney's first PW1200G family engine – the PW1217G engine for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) – recently concluded. The engine, the first of an eight-engine validation and certification program, completed more than 300 hours and 1,100 cycles. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2011
Pratt & Whitney, JAEC and MTU to Collaborate on PurePower® PW1100G-JM for Airbus A320neo Program
Today, Pratt &amp; Whitney, Japan Aero Engines Corporation (JAEC) and MTU Aero Engines AG announced they will collaborate to provide the PurePower PW1100G-JM engine for the A320neo program. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of China Eastern Order Valued at $400 Million
China Eastern Airlines has awarded IAE International Aero Engines an order for V2500 engines to power a new fleet of 50 Airbus A320-family aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1500G Engine Completes First Flight Test Program
The Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1500G engine, the PW1524G engine for the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft, completed its first flight test program logging 25 flights with 115 flight hours. … READ MORE

JUNE 2011
Pratt & Whitney Canada Named Frost & Sullivan Engine OEM of the Year
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has received the 2011 Frost &amp; Sullivan Asia Pacific Aerospace &amp; Defense Award for Engine OEM of the Year. The award category is for engines below 20,000 pounds of thrust used in the general, business and regional aviation sectors. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1500G Engine Flies Maiden Flight; Begins Flight Test Program
The Pratt &amp; Whitney PW1500G engine took to the skies for its first flight on June 20, launching the engine family's first flight test program. The PW1524G engine for the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft flew its maiden flight on Pratt &amp; Whitney's 747SP flying test bed at Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's Mirabel Aerospace Centre. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1500G Engines on Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Order for Undisclosed Major Network Carrier
Pratt &amp; Whitney will power 10 firm and up to 6 option CS100 CSeries* aircraft ordered by an undisclosed major network carrier. … READ MORE

CIT Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G Engines to Power Up to 50 Airbus A320neo Aircraft Family
CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), a global leader in transportation finance, today announced from the 49th International Paris Air Show that CIT Aerospace has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G engines for its order of the Airbus A320neo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Air Austral Finalizes Purchase and Fleet Management Agreements with Engine Alliance
Air Austral and the Engine Alliance have finalized agreements for the purchase of GP7200 engines and a 10-year Fleet Management Agreement to cover the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the engines that will power Air Austral's two A380 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1500G Engines on up to 30 Bombardier CSeries Aircraft for Korean Air
Pratt &amp; Whitney will power up to 30 Bombardier CSeries®* aircraft based on a Letter of Intent (LOI) signed by Korean Air. The LOI covers 10 firm and 10 option aircraft, as well as purchase rights for an additional 10. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance GP7200 Engine Hits 500,000 In-Service Flight Hours; Nears Third Anniversary of Entry Into Service
The Engine Alliance GP7200 engine has achieved another milestone, reaching 500,000 revenue flight hours in June. … READ MORE

All Nippon Airways Selects Pratt & Whitney PW4074D Engines in $230 Million Deal
All Nippon Airways has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PW4074D engines to power five new Boeing 777 aircraft. The agreement represents 10 firm PW4074D engines and is valued at $230 million at list prices. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1200G Engines on Mitsubishi Regional Jet Order for ANI Group Holdings LTD
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide power for 5 firm Mitsubishi Regional Jet aircraft ordered by ANI Group Holdings LTD as part of a contract announced today. The agreement represents 10 firm PW1200G engines for the aircraft with a PureSolutionSM maintenance service agreement. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and International Lease Finance Corporation Finalize Agreement for PurePower® PW1100G Engines on Airbus A320neo Order
Pratt &amp; Whitney and International Lease Finance Corporation signed a definitive agreement concerning engines for up to 100 Airbus A320neo family aircraft ordered by International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) as part of an order announced in early March. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of Gulf Air Order Valued at $60 Million
Gulf Air, Bahrain's national carrier, has selected IAE International Aero Engines to power six Airbus A321 aircraft. The value to Pratt &amp; Whitney of the order and aftermarket agreement is approximately $60 million. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of China Southern Order Valued at $250 Million
China Southern Airlines has awarded IAE International Aero Engines an order for 65 SelectOneTM engines, bringing the total number of V2500-powered China Southern aircraft in service to 177. The agreement also includes a long-term IAE engine maintenance agreement. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Joins Dassault Aviation in Celebrating Delivery of 500th PW307A Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) delivered its 500th PW307A engine to Dassault Aviation on June 1, 2011. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Joins in Launch of Aerosud's First Indigenous Turboprop Civil Certified Aircraft in Africa
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) is powering the first indigenous turboprop civil certified aircraft in Africa with the unparalleled P&amp;WC PT6A engine. … READ MORE

MAY 2011
Korean Air Celebrates Delivery of First GP7200-powered A380 Aircraft
Today Korean Air celebrated the delivery of its first GP7200-powered Airbus A380 aircraft at a ceremony in Toulouse, France. Korean Air has ordered a total of 10 A380s and will begin operating the aircraft in June. … READ MORE

First Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1217G Engine Testing Begins
Ground testing of Pratt &amp; Whitney's first PW1200G family engine – the PW1217G engine for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) – is well under way. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Launches Enhanced PW308C Engine for Dassault's Falcon 2000S
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has launched an enhanced PW308C engine for Dassault's new Falcon 2000S business jet. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Launches Engine Diagnostic Tool for PW100 Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) today officially launched an engine diagnostic tool, powered by Spotlight®, for its PW100 engine. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Celebrates Mirabel Aerospace Centre Grand Opening
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) today officially inaugurated the company's new Mirabel Aerospace Centre located at Montreal-Mirabel International Airport in Quebec, Canada. … READ MORE

APRIL 2011
Lufthansa Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G Engines for Airbus A320neo Aircraft Family
Lufthansa has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G engines for its order of 30 aircraft in the A320neo family. The order approved by Lufthansa's supervisory board on March 16 still requires contract closure with Airbus. … READ MORE

MARCH 2011
IndiGo Selects Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G Engines for Airbus A320neo Order: One of the Largest Orders in Recent Aviation History
IndiGo has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower PW1100G engines to power its fleet of 150 new Airbus A320neo family aircraft. The decision represents 300 firm PW1100G engines with options for additional engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Completes First PurePower® PW1200G Engine for Mitsubishi Regional Jet
Pratt &amp; Whitney completed assembly on the first PurePower PW1217G engine to test for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) aircraft. The engine, rated at 17,000 pounds of thrust, is the third PurePower PW1000G series engine to complete assembly. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1100G Engines on Airbus A320neo Order for International Lease Finance Corporation
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide power for up to 100 Airbus A320neo family aircraft ordered by International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) as part of a contract announced today. The agreement includes 120 firm PurePower PW1100G engines for 60 aircraft and options for up to 80 engines for the additional 40 aircraft with deliveries scheduled to begin in 2016. … READ MORE

Etihad Airways and the Engine Alliance Finalize GP7200 Engine and Fleet Management Agreements
Etihad Airways and the Engine Alliance have signed agreements for the purchase of the GP7200 engines to power its fleet of 10 Airbus A380 aircraft and for a long-term Fleet Management Agreement for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Joins Med-Trans Corporation in Celebrating Delivery of Milestone 1,000th PW206B2 Engine Aboard EC135P2 Helicopters
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) presented Med-Trans Corporation (Med-Trans) with a commemorative plaque at a ceremony here today marking the delivery of the 1,000th PW206B2 engine aboard Eurocopter's EC135P2 helicopter. … READ MORE

VIH Aviation Group Ltd. Chooses P&WC-Powered AgustaWestland AW139 Helicopters Signs Long-Term Guaranteed Maintenance Cost Plan Contract
VIH Aviation Group Ltd. has purchased 10 AgustaWestland 139 AW139 helicopters powered by Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC's) PT6C-67C engines and has signed a long-term Guaranteed Maintenance Cost Plan contract with P&amp;WC, which covers the overhaul and repair of the engines. … READ MORE

PHI Inc Chooses P&WC-Powered AgustaWestland AW139 Helicopters Signs Long-Term Engine Service Agreement for PT6C-67C Engines
PHI Inc (NASDAQ: PHII, PHIIK), a leading provider of helicopter transportation and related services to a diverse customer group that includes the oil and gas industries, has purchased 10 AgustaWestland AW139 helicopters powered by Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC's) PT6C-67C engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Delivers First PT6C-67E Production Engine for the Eurocopter EC175 Helicopter
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has delivered its first PT6C-67E production engine for the Eurocopter EC175 helicopter, a medium-size utility helicopter for multi-role civilian and parapublic applications. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Celebrates Swedish Police Squadron 40,000-hour Milestone
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has joined with aircraft maintenance company Patria Helicopters AB to mark an important milestone reached by the helicopter squadron of the Swedish Police. EC135P2 helicopters operated by the Squadron and equipped with P&amp;WC's PW206B2 engines have now recorded a remarkable 40,000 in-flight hours. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2011
First Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine Completes Initial Ground Tests, Exceeds Expectations
Pratt &amp; Whitney successfully completed initial ground testing on its first PurePower® PW1000G series engine, the PW1524G engine for the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft. The engine completed nearly 200 hours of ground tests at the company's West Palm Beach, Fla. facility. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1200G Engines on Mitsubishi Regional Jet Order for Trans States Holdings
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for 50 firm and up to 50 options for new Mitsubishi Regional Jet aircraft ordered by Trans States Holdings as part of a contract announced today. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2011
Pratt & Whitney's JT8D Engine Receives FAA Certification for Engine Enhancements
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, today announced the certification of several enhancements for the JT8D-219 engine. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2010
Pratt & Whitney Canada to Invest $1 Billion in Research & Development Over Five Years
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) announced today that it will invest more than $1 billion in research and development over the next five years to develop the next generation of high-performance aircraft engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Presents New Engine to NAAA Auction and Introduces New Customer Service Initiatives to Provide Greater Support to Ag Industry
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada has announced several initiatives relating to the maintenance and support of its PT6A engines, popular in the agricultural aviation industry around the world, here at the 2010 National Agricultural Aviation Association's (NAAA) annual convention and trade show. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Delivers 100th GP7200 to Airbus; Engine Marks 300,000 Service Hours
The Engine Alliance today celebrated the delivery of its 100th GP7200 engine to Airbus at a ceremony at the Goodrich facility in Toulouse, France. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Launches PT6 Nation as Online Community to Connect with PT6 Customers and Fans
Operators and fans of Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC) PT6 engine may now meet at PT6nation.com to share stories and keep up to date on developments. … READ MORE

Airbus Offers A320neo with Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1100G Engine
Airbus announced today that it will offer the award-winning Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1100G geared turbofan™ engine as an ultra fuel-efficient new engine option (neo) for its A320 Family. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2010
First Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1524G Engine Testing Advances
Ground testing of Pratt &amp; Whitney's first PW1524G engine for the Bombardier* CSeries* family of aircraft continues on schedule validating performance expectations. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2010
Pratt & Whitney Canada and Rolls-Royce Canada Open State-of-the-Art Cold Weather Engine Testing and Research Facility
The Global Aerospace Centre for Icing and Environmental Research (GLACIER) Inc., a limited joint venture company comprising Rolls-Royce Canada and Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada, has officially opened its new, state-of-the-art cold weather testing and research facility for aircraft engines, in northern Canada. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada to Provide PW535 Engines to Power Up To 125 Embraer Phenom 300 Platinum Edition Aircraft for NetJets
NetJets Inc. announced today that it will order up to 125 Embraer Phenom 300 platinum edition executive jets powered by Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) PW535E engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada's New Memphis, Tenn. Parts Distribution Centre Improves Service Levels for North American Engine Operators
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) is offering improved AOG (aircraft on ground) turn times, optimized shipping costs and increased service levels for its North American customers with the relocation of a warehouse for new spare parts and line replaceable units (LRU) from Muskegon, Mich., to Memphis, Tenn. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Eliminates Minimum Annual Operating Hour Requisite for ESP® Program
Engine operators wishing to enrol in Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC) industry leading Eagle Service™ Plan (ESP Program) will no longer face minimum flying hour requirements. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Extends Eagle Service™ Plan FLEX Option for Additional 12 Months
Operators looking to benefit from Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC) popular FLEX enrolment option for the Eagle Service Plan (ESP® Program) now have an additional 12 months to do so. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Takes on Engine Operating Costs and Customers Reap Rewards
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC) dedication to performance, speed and simplicity in customer service has taken on new dimensions. … READ MORE

3,000th Engine Enrolled in Pratt & Whitney Canada's ESP® Program
The 3,000th engine receiving world-class support through Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada's (P&amp;WC) Eagle Service™ Plan (ESP® Program) belongs to Dr. Michael Alper, who flies an Embraer Phenom 100. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney on MIT Team Receiving Popular Mechanics Magazine's Breakthrough Innovator Award for Eco-Friendly Green Aircraft Design of the Future
Pratt &amp; Whitney engineers are part of a team that today is receiving Popular Mechanics magazine's Breakthrough Innovator Award for designing a greener aircraft of the future that could use 70 percent less fuel than current planes while reducing noise and emissions. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2010
Pratt & Whitney Files Complaint Against Rolls-Royce
Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court in Connecticut against Rolls-Royce. … READ MORE

AUGUST 2010
Pratt & Whitney Completes First PurePower® PW1524G Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney has completed assembly on its first PurePower PW1524G engine for the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft and will deliver the engine to the company's West Palm Beach, Fla., facility later this month to initiate testing. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of Air Lease Corporation Order Valued at $165 Million
Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has selected International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 engines to power 30 Airbus A320 aircraft ordered at the 2010 Farnborough Air Show. … READ MORE

JULY 2010
Pratt & Whitney Share of Vietnam Airlines Order Valued at $235 Million
Vietnam Airlines has again selected International Aero Engines (IAE) for an order for V2500 engines to power a new fleet of 36 Airbus A321 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Gears Up for First PurePower® Engine to Test for Bombardier CSeries Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney is on target for its first engine to test for the new PurePower PW1500G engine for the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft. … READ MORE

Malaysia Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney PW4000 Advantage70™ Engines in $680 Million Deal
Malaysia Airlines has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PW4170 Advantage70™ engine to power 17 new Airbus A330 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Wins US$100 Million Engine Order from TAM Linhas Aereas
TAM Linhas Aereas has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney PW4000-100" Advantage70™ engines to power two new Airbus A330 aircraft in a deal valued at more than US$100 million. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW210 Engine Selected to Power AgustaWestland AW169 Helicopter
AgustaWestland selected the Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada PW210 engine to power its new AW169 helicopter in the 4.5-ton class. … READ MORE

Emirates Selects Engine Alliance GP7200 Engines to Power Latest A380 Aircraft Order
Emirates, the Dubai-based international airline, has selected Engine Alliance GP7200 engines to power its A380 order announced last month for an additional 32 Airbus A380 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Completes Advanced Core Testing for PurePower® Engine Family
Pratt &amp; Whitney has completed testing on its full-scale PurePower engine core with more than 260 test hours, successfully validating performance and operability goals. … READ MORE

P&WC Launches Demonstrator Program of New Regional Turboprop Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has launched a demonstrator program for an all-new advanced turboprop engine aimed at powering the next generation of regional turboprop aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of China Southern Order Valued at $132 Million
China Southern Airlines has awarded International Aero Engines (IAE) an order for V2500 engines to power a new fleet of 20 Airbus A320-family aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of Yemen Airways Order Valued at $100 Million
Yemen Airways has awarded International Aero Engines (IAE) an order for V2500 engines to power 10 Airbus A320 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Joins Pilatus Aircraft Ltd in Celebrating Delivery of Milestone 1,000th PT6-Powered PC-12 NG Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) presented Pilatus Aircraft Ltd with a commemorative plaque at a ceremony marking delivery of the 1,000th PC-12 aircraft. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Completes 100th GP7200 Engine; Specific Fuel Consumption Improvement Noted
The Engine Alliance today celebrated completion of its 100th GP7200 engine with employees and partners at a ceremony in Middletown, Conn. … READ MORE

JUNE 2010
FAA Selects Pratt & Whitney for CLEEN Technologies Program, Targets the Environmentally Friendly PurePower® Engines
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced today that Pratt &amp; Whitney has been awarded a one-year contract with extension options, which will assist Pratt &amp; Whitney to further develop and mature new jet engine technologies aimed at reduced fuel burn, noise and emissions under the FAA's Continuous Lower Energy, Emissions and Noise (CLEEN) technology development program. … READ MORE

MAY 2010
Pratt & Whitney Advanced Core Testing Validates Performance Goals for PurePower® Engine Family
Pratt &amp; Whitney has completed more than 100 hours of testing on its full-scale PurePower engine core, successfully validating performance goals of its new generation of commercial jet engines and demonstrating excellent starting and operability characteristics. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Celebrates 500th PW308C Delivery to Dassault Aviation
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) today celebrated the delivery of its 500th PW308C turbofan engine to France's Dassault Aviation, a major player in the mid- to large-size business aircraft market. … READ MORE

APRIL 2010
MTU Completes First Low-Pressure Turbine for PW1524G Engine
MTU Aero Engines accomplished another major milestone con-tributing to the geared turbofan technology of Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® PW1524G engine for the Bombardier CSeries aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and Irkut Sign First Contract to Begin Work on PurePower® PW1400G Engine for MC-21 Aircraft
Pratt &amp; Whitney and Russia's Irkut Corporation have signed a contract for the companies to begin preliminary design activities on the Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1400G engine, which was selected to power the Irkut MC-21 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Enters Into Collaboration Agreement With FlightSafety International to Expand Global Training Network Capability
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) today announced a long-term collaboration agreement with FlightSafety International (FlightSafety) to expand the company's global training network capability and enhance the customer training experience for all P&amp;WC customers around the world. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2010
Pratt & Whitney to Provide PurePower® PW1000G Engines and Exclusive Long-Term Aftermarket Engine Support on Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Order for Republic Airways
Pratt &amp; Whitney will provide exclusive power for 40 firm and up to 40 options for new Bombardier CSeries®* aircraft ordered by Republic Airways as part of a contract announced today. … READ MORE

Hong Kong Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney PW4000 Advantage70™ Engines in $470 Million Deal
Hong Kong Airlines has selected Pratt &amp; Whitney's PW4170 Advantage70™ engine to power six new Airbus A330 aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Offers PW4000 94-inch Advantage Performance Upgrade Package to Reduce Fuel Burn and Operating Costs
Pratt &amp; Whitney will offer an Advantage Performance Upgrade package for the PW4000 94-inch family of engines that will deliver 1 percent fuel burn reduction and improve engine durability. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of Turkish Airlines Order Potentially Valued at $165 Million
Turkish Airlines (THY), the national carrier of Turkey, has selected International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 SelectOne™ engines for 20 firm and 10 option A320 family aircraft, scheduled to be delivered between 2011 and 2013. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Share of Sichuan Airlines Order Potentially Valued at $100 Million
Sichuan Airlines selected International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 engines to power its latest fleet of Airbus A320s currently on order. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance GP7200 Achieves 99.9 Percent Departure Reliability Rating After 18 Months in Service
The Engine Alliance GP7200 has marked 18 months in revenue service. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2010
Pratt & Whitney Share of Jetstar Airways Order Potentially Valued in Excess of $1 Billion
Jetstar Airways, a subsidiary of Qantas Airways, has awarded International Aero Engines (IAE) an order for V2500 engines to power a new fleet of 50 Airbus A320-family aircraft, with the option to purchase V2500 engines for up to 40 more aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Celebrates 500th Engine Delivery to Blackhawk Modifications Inc.
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) recently celebrated the delivery of its 500th PT6A turboprop engine to Blackhawk Modifications Inc. of Waco, Texas, a major player in the growing aircraft modifications market. … READ MORE

SIA Engineering Invests in Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1000G Engine
SIA Engineering Company Limited (SIAEC) has signed a definitive agreement to participate in Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower PW1000G engine Risk-Revenue Sharing Program (RRSP). … READ MORE

Engine Alliance GP7200 Engine Hits 100,000 In-Service Flight Hours
The Engine Alliance GP7200 engine has achieved another milestone, reaching 100,000 revenue flight hours at the end of December. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2009
Pratt & Whitney Begins Testing of Advanced Core for PurePower® Engine Family
Pratt &amp; Whitney has launched testing of a full-scale PurePower engine core, marking a major milestone in the development of the new generation of jet engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney PurePower® PW1000G Engine Selected to Power Russia's Irkut MC-21 Aircraft
Russia's Irkut Corporation has selected the Pratt &amp; Whitney PurePower® PW1000G engine to power the Irkut MC-21 aircraft. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2009
Mary Ellen Jones Named Engine Alliance President
Mary Ellen Jones has been named president of the Engine Alliance, a 50/50 joint venture of General Electric (NYSE:GE) and Pratt &amp; Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). … READ MORE

Air Austral Reaffirms its Selection of Engine Alliance GP7200 Engines and Fleet Management Agreement
Air Austral has reaffirmed its selection of the Engine Alliance GP7200 engines to power its two Airbus A380 aircraft and its selection of the Engine Alliance as its service provider to maintain, repair and overhaul the engines with a 10-year Fleet Management Agreement. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Wins US$112 Million Share of Order for V2500 Engines from Dubai Aerospace Enterprise
DAE Capital, the aircraft leasing and financial business arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), has selected the International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 SelectOne™ for 20 Airbus A320-family aircraft. … READ MORE

Popular Science Magazine Picks Pratt & Whitney's PurePower PW1000G Engine Top Aviation Technology with Best of What's New Award
Pratt &amp; Whitney's PurePower® PW1000G engine has been recognized by Popular Science Magazine with a 2009 "Best of What's New Award." … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Canada Receives Transport Canada Certification for PW535E Engine
Pratt &amp; Whitney Canada (P&amp;WC) has received Transport Canada type certification for its new PW535E engine selected to power the Embraer Phenom 300 light business jet. … READ MORE