Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/32821/more en Freighter Growth And Possible An-124 Reengining Boost CF6 Prospects http://aviationweek.com/asset-utilization/freighter-growth-and-possible-124-reengining-boost-cf6-prospects <div class="node-body article-body">GE’s oldest widebody engine family enjoys a comeback amid buoyant cargo market and reengining study.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/asset-utilization/freighter-growth-and-possible-124-reengining-boost-cf6-prospects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/asset-utilization/freighter-growth-and-possible-124-reengining-boost-cf6-prospects#comments Asset Utilization Propulsion Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Propulsion Europe North America Wed, 10 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1862671 at http://aviationweek.com GE Aviation GE9X For Boeing 777X Delivered For Final Flying Testbed Certification http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge9x-boeing-777x-delivered-final-flying-testbed-certification <div class="node-body article-body">GE hits halfway mark in engine certification program as delivery of first production-compliant GE9X to Boeing nears for 777-9.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge9x-boeing-777x-delivered-final-flying-testbed-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge9x-boeing-777x-delivered-final-flying-testbed-certification#comments Propulsion Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Propulsion North America Tue, 09 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1861961 at http://aviationweek.com Manufacturing Milestone: 30,000 Additive Fuel Nozzles http://aviationweek.com/manufacturing-milestone-30000-additive-fuel-nozzles <div class="node-body link-body"><p>GE Aviation has produced the 30,000th additively manufactured fuel nozzle tip at its Auburn, Ala., plant, industry's first devoted to the technology.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/Fuel%20Nozzle_LEAP_Edit-600x495%20copy.jpg?1539012619" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/manufacturing-milestone-30000-additive-fuel-nozzles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 08 Oct 2018 14:30:00 +0000 1861651 at http://aviationweek.com Bombardier Global 7500: World’s Longest Range Business Jet Certified http://aviationweek.com/bombardier-global-7500-world-s-longest-range-business-jet-certified <div class="node-body link-body"><p>The certification paves the way for the world’s largest and longest-range business jet, powered by GE's Passport engine, to enter into service by year-end.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/Global-1080x675Q.jpg?1539031369" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/bombardier-global-7500-world-s-longest-range-business-jet-certified" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 08 Oct 2018 13:15:00 +0000 1861601 at http://aviationweek.com Shape-Memory Alloys Could Improve Engine Efficiency http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/shape-memory-alloys-could-improve-engine-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">Shape-memory alloys that can operate at higher temperatures have been developed by researchers at Texas A&M University.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/shape-memory-alloys-could-improve-engine-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/shape-memory-alloys-could-improve-engine-efficiency#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Technology AWIN North America Thu, 04 Oct 2018 17:36:00 +0000 1860631 at http://aviationweek.com MTU Maintenance Considers Expanding CF6-80C2 Capacity http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/mtu-maintenance-considers-expanding-cf6-80c2-capacity <div class="field-byline"> Paul Seidenman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MTU Maintenance expects a steady, and possibly expanding, aftermarket for GE Aviation’s CF6-80C2.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/mtu-maintenance-considers-expanding-cf6-80c2-capacity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/mtu-maintenance-considers-expanding-cf6-80c2-capacity#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle MRO Engines MRO Top Stories Wed, 26 Sep 2018 08:52:00 +0000 1855641 at http://aviationweek.com The LEAP Engine: 10 Years On http://aviationweek.com/leap-engine-10-years <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A decade after the LEAP-X engine program was launched, more than 890 LEAP engines and counting are now in service on aircraft worldwide.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="Copyright Philippe Stroppa Snecma" src="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/LEAP-1A-Copyright-Philippe-Stroppa-Snecma-Safran1-1080x675.jpg?1538079044" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/leap-engine-10-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:35:00 +0000 1852471 at http://aviationweek.com GE Aviation Expands In Malaysia http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-aviation-expands-malaysia <div class="node-body article-body">The company is investing $80 million in GE Engine Services Malaysia and establishing a Global IT Service Desk at its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-aviation-expands-malaysia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-aviation-expands-malaysia#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle MRO MRO Top Stories Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:45:00 +0000 1852011 at http://aviationweek.com CFM Did you know? TRUEngine Program Key Facts http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/did-you-know-truengine-program-key-facts-0 <div class="node-body article-body">The TRUEngine™ program helps identify engines that contain all OEM parts and repairs and that have been maintained to GE or CFM recommendations. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/did-you-know-truengine-program-key-facts-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/did-you-know-truengine-program-key-facts-0#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:35:00 +0000 1851621 at http://aviationweek.com CFM Supply Chain Ramp-Up Bodes Well For Boeing 737 Production Recovery http://aviationweek.com/asset-utilization/supply-chain-ramp-bodes-well-boeing-737-production-recovery <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing, Spirit AeroSystems and CFM all say they are almost back on track, but the depth of 737 production issues has become much clearer recently.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/asset-utilization/supply-chain-ramp-bodes-well-boeing-737-production-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/asset-utilization/supply-chain-ramp-bodes-well-boeing-737-production-recovery#comments Asset Utilization Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Global Mon, 17 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1850531 at http://aviationweek.com CFM