The ‘Motley Crew’ Behind A Propulsion Milestone

Credit: Pratt & Whitney Canada
Pratt & Whitney Canada took the first steps toward developing what would become the world's most popular turbine in 1956, when the company's engineering manager, Dick Guthrie, was told to hire a team of gas turbine engineers to lead the development of new generation of engines. At the time, P&WC was...

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