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Aug 27, 2014, 10:00 ET

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...

Aug 04, 2014, 08:15 ET

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

 Pratt & Whitney AeroPower has signed a long-term comprehensive APS5000 Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) maintenance support agreement with Scoot...

Jul 17, 2014, 07:33 ET

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

 FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is teaming with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to enhance the...

Jul 17, 2014, 07:27 ET

Pratt & Whitney Signs F135 Depot Activation Contract with AIM Norway

 Farnborough Air Show – Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, has signed a depot activation contract with...

Jul 16, 2014, 07:41 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney has entered into a letter of intent to provide exclusive power for 50 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft,...

Jul 16, 2014, 07:37 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW - Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for six firm Mitsubishi Regional Jets (MRJ) for an order announced...

Jul 15, 2014, 10:30 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- International Airlines Group (IAG) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with International Aero Engines' (IAE) for...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for 30 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft, for an order announced today by...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:14 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Philippine Airlines has executed a Letter of Intent to power its order of 10 Airbus A320neo aircraft with Pratt &...

Jul 15, 2014, 07:54 ET

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

 FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- IAE International Aero Engines AG awarded Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance Limited (RRPF) with Pure-V...

Jul 15, 2014, 07:52 ET

SaudiGulf Airlines Selects V2500® Engines for Four Aircraft Order

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW – SaudiGulf Airlines has selected the International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 engine to power four A320ceo aircraft and...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:54 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- VivaAerobus, Mexico's ultra-low cost carrier, has selected Pratt & Whitney PurePower  PW1100G-JM engines to power...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:52 ET

Pratt & Whitney Launches Geared Turbofan(TM) Engine MRO Network

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW - Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), launched its Geared Turbofan PW1000G engine...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:50 ET

Pratt & Whitney Launches New Comprehensive Engine Services Plan

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), launched a comprehensive Engine Services plan, a new...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:48 ET

Pratt & Whitney Implements New FMP for PW4000 Engine Customers

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is implementing a new fleet management program (FMP)...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:44 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is launching its Entry Into Service (EIS) program for...

Jul 13, 2014, 12:00 ET

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

 FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engine family has completed nearly 10,000 hours and 19,000 cycles of full engine...

Jul 13, 2014, 12:00 ET

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

FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney today announced another technology breakthrough on the PurePower engine – an additional 2 percent...

Jun 19, 2014, 08:43 ET
Raising Sleeping Stones by P.H.T. Bennet (PRNewsFoto/Pratt Bennet)

Raising Sleeping Stones: A Fantasy Novel About Understanding Dreams

"Follow your dreams" is a common phrase that people use to encourage and motivate. Very few people, however, take these words literally. Photo -...

Jun 06, 2014, 10:15 ET

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

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), has been awarded the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing Leadership Award...