EAST HARTFORD — Pratt & Whitney is upping the ante in the power battle with CFM’s Leap-1A by offering a 35,000 lb. thrust-rated version of the PW1100G geared turbofan for the largest member of the re-engined Airbus A320 family, the A321neo. The surprise rating will be the most powerful ever offered on any member of the A320 family and is aimed at improving field performance from high altitude runways. Pratt, which completed delivery of the first PW1100G shipset to Airbus for ...


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