CINCINNATI — General Electric is launching a family of advanced turboprop (ATP) engines following its selection by Textron to power the company’s newly disclosed next-generation single-engine turboprop aircraft. The $400 million GE development represents an all-out assault on Pratt & Whitney Canada’s (PW&C) half-century dominance of the business and general aviation turboprop market with the PT6, and it builds on the bridgehead already established with the smaller ...

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