Rolls Racks Up Pearl Test Time

Developed under a veil of secrecy for Bombardier’s Global 5500/6500 ultra-long-range business jets, Rolls-Royce’s Pearl 15 turbofan has passed the 10,000-cycle milestone in the run-up to entry into service in late 2019. The engine, which achieved EASA certification in February 2018, was unveiled at...

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