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Pratt & Whitney has conducted the first test flight of the PW1217G geared turbofan. This model is destined to power the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ), now in development. But, to me, the real interesting bit isn’t the engine being tested, … Continue reading
While SUGAR Volt may sound like the name of an energy drink, or maybe an all-girl J-Rock band, it is actually a Boeing concept for an airliner of the future. SUGAR stands for Subsonic Ultra Green Aircraft Research, a NASA-organized … Continue reading
Boeing is all about getting high on nature. I’m talking about aviation biofuels, of course – what else could I be talking about? They’ve released this video highlighting their efforts in the area.
Boeing shared this glimpse into their Recovery and Modification Services (RAMS) team who respond worldwide whenever a C-17 Globemaster III is damaged and needs to be repaired. They get them flying again so they can return to the depot for … Continue reading