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Oct 14, 2014, 14:01 ET

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

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) today announced that its PurePower® PW800 engines are the power behind the new Gulfstream G500 and G600...

Oct 13, 2014, 09:00 ET

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

The Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), LLC - a joint venture between Honeywell International, Inc. (NYSE: HON) and Pratt & Whitney, a...

Oct 02, 2014, 15:00 ET

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

 At its semi-annual Partner and Supplier Forum, Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), announced it has signed...

Oct 02, 2014, 14:30 ET

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

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

Sep 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

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

 Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for up to 50 Bombardier CSeries aircraft ordered by Macquarie AirFinance (part of the global...

Sep 25, 2014, 08:52 ET

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

 Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engines have successfully powered the Airbus A320neo in its maiden flight. Airbus selected the PW1100G-JM...

Sep 15, 2014, 16:01 ET

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

 Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, together with its U.S. Air Force partner at the F135 Heavy Maintenance...

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...