Propulsion https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/39681/more en Podcast: Propulsion—The Power Behind Aviation (and Space) https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-propulsion-power-behind-aviation-and-space <div class="node-body video-body">Advances in aerospace vehicles almost always follow advances in propulsion. And propulsion technology continues to advance, creating new opportunities. So what is in store for the future? Attending the AIAA Propulsion & Energy conference in Indianapolis, senior editor Guy Norris and technology editor Graham Warwick discuss possibilities ranging from nuclear rockets to electric aircraft. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-propulsion-power-behind-aviation-and-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-propulsion-power-behind-aviation-and-space#comments Future of Aerospace Podcast Propulsion Commercial Aviation Space Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0000 1965675 at https://aviationweek.com Russian And Chinese Companies Push Separate Engines For The CR929 https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/russian-and-chinese-companies-push-separate-engines-cr929 <div class="node-body article-body">While Craic considers GE and Rolls-Royce to supply an initial engine, Chinese and Russian state companies vie to build the alternative.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/russian-and-chinese-companies-push-separate-engines-cr929" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/russian-and-chinese-companies-push-separate-engines-cr929#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Asia Pacific Europe Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965479 at https://aviationweek.com Bradley Perrett/AW&ST All-electric Propulsion Shapes Startup Eviation’s Regional Aircraft https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/all-electric-propulsion-shapes-startup-eviation-s-regional-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Design from the ground up around battery-electric propulsion drove the unconventional appearance of Eviation’s Alice.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/all-electric-propulsion-shapes-startup-eviation-s-regional-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/all-electric-propulsion-shapes-startup-eviation-s-regional-aircraft#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Electric Propulsion AWST Global Fri, 16 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965323 at https://aviationweek.com Eviation Researchers Advance High Power-density Superconducting Propulsion https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/researchers-advance-high-power-density-superconducting-propulsion <div class="node-body article-body">Design teams refine technology for high-power electric motors and generators that can be competitive with gas turbines.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/researchers-advance-high-power-density-superconducting-propulsion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/researchers-advance-high-power-density-superconducting-propulsion#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Electric Propulsion AWST Global Fri, 16 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965325 at https://aviationweek.com Siemens Startup Sees Fuel Cell Future For Regional Aviation https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/startup-sees-fuel-cell-future-regional-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Startup already flying modified Piper Malibu on test flights in California.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/startup-sees-fuel-cell-future-regional-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/startup-sees-fuel-cell-future-regional-aviation#comments Future of Aerospace Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Technology Europe North America Wed, 14 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965195 at https://aviationweek.com Joepriesaviation.net Battery/Motor Strategy Key To Eviation’s Electric Aircraft Plan https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/batterymotor-strategy-key-eviation-s-electric-aircraft-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Alice design decisions are explained as electric motor makers race for a place on launch product.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/batterymotor-strategy-key-eviation-s-electric-aircraft-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/batterymotor-strategy-key-eviation-s-electric-aircraft-plan#comments Future of Aerospace Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Propulsion AWST Global Fri, 09 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965002 at https://aviationweek.com Eviaton Full Superconducting Motor Readied For Tests https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/full-superconducting-motor-readied-tests <div class="node-body article-body"> A multinational European industry and academic team is in the final preparations for test runs of the first fully superconducting motor prototype.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/full-superconducting-motor-readied-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/full-superconducting-motor-readied-tests#comments Future of Aerospace Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Propulsion Europe Wed, 31 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1964602 at https://aviationweek.com Guy Norris/AW&ST European Hypersonic Cruise Passenger Study Set For New Tests https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/european-hypersonic-cruise-passenger-study-set-new-tests <div class="node-body article-body">Leveraging Europe’s long-running Lapcat program, Stratofly is taking sustainable hypersonic commercial transport research to the next level.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/european-hypersonic-cruise-passenger-study-set-new-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/european-hypersonic-cruise-passenger-study-set-new-tests#comments Future of Aerospace Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Europe Tue, 30 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1964553 at https://aviationweek.com Stratofly Airlines Study How All-Electric Aircraft Will Impact Business Models https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/airlines-study-how-all-electric-aircraft-will-impact-business-models <div class="node-body article-body">As electric technology advances, carriers partner with industry to explore its viability and likely effects on the airline business. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/airlines-study-how-all-electric-aircraft-will-impact-business-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/airlines-study-how-all-electric-aircraft-will-impact-business-models#comments Future of Aerospace Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Global Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:55:00 +0000 1964464 at https://aviationweek.com Ampaire GE Aviation At 100: Milestone Engines And People https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ge-aviation-100-milestone-engines-and-people <div class="node-body article-body">Over the past 100 years, GE Aviation has grown into a global leader in aerospace propulsion.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ge-aviation-100-milestone-engines-and-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ge-aviation-100-milestone-engines-and-people#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense GE Aviation at 100 AWST Global Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1963642 at https://aviationweek.com GE Aviation