Safran Slowly Progresses Toward Open-Rotor Testing

Lyon, France—Safran Aircraft Engines is planning to test a counter-rotating open-rotor (CROR) engine demonstrator in Istres, France, “in the coming months,” attributing the slow progress to challenges in design and manufacturing. Assembly of the demonstrator will be completed soon in Vernon, in...

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