Rolls-Royce Starts Assembly Of UltraFan Demonstrator

By Guy Norris Mar 29, 2021
Build-up of the first module for the initial UltraFan engine demonstrator, UF001, has begun at Rolls-Royce’s Derby, England facility in preparation for tests starting in early 2022.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Test Progress Keeps UltraFan Demo On Track To Run In 2021

By Guy Norris Jul 20, 2020
Rolls-Royce weathers COVID-19 supplier impacts to bring components together for first next-gen engine.
A&D Week 2020

Rolls-Royce Completes Testbed 80

By Guy Norris Jul 20, 2020
Company’s largest indoor engine test facility is a key part of the UltraFan development.
Aerospace