Europe Shelves Open-Rotor Flight-Test Demonstration

Credit: Safran Aircraft Engines
Long-running plans to flight-test a Safran Aircraft Engines-developed counter-rotating open-rotor (CROR) engine demonstrator under the European Union’s Clean Sky technology initiative have been shelved. The decision, confirmed by Jean-Francois Brouckaert, project officer for the Clean Sky engine...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.