Preparing To Test The World’s Largest Engine

Credit: GE Aviation
Designing, building and ground testing the world’s largest turbofan may seem challenging enough, but how do you safely put such a behemoth through the rigors of flight testing on the wing of an aircraft for which it was not designed? That is the key question General Electric and Boeing engineers...

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