LE BOURGET — International Aero Engines (IAE) will begin building the first V2500-E5 test engine for Embraer’s KC-390 tanker/transport next week. The joint venture plans to deliver three flight-test engines to the Brazilian manufacturer this year, and three more in the first quarter of 2014, says IAE President Jon Beatty. The KC-390 is expected to fly in the second half of next year. The V2500-E5, which is almost identical to the -A5 for the Airbus A320, is scheduled for civil ...
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