First Take (Aug. 17, 2020)

testbed for PD-35 large turbofan engine
Credit: United Engine Corp.
COMMERCIAL AVIATION Russia’s United Engine Corp. has begun bench tests of a fan demonstrator for its PD-35 large turbofan engine, proposed for the Sino-Russian Craic CR929. Embraer will push back the entry into service of its 76-seat E175-E2 to 2023, as the Brazilian manufacturer faces weak demand...
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