Tag: Pratt & Whitney

Azzera, Inc. selected by Pratt & Whitney Canada for carbon offset solutions

Azzera, Inc., provider of sustainability solutions for business aviation, has announced it has been selected by Pratt & Whitney, an RTX business, to provide carbon credits for Pratt & Whitney Canada’s Carbon Offset Service. With this arrangement, Azzera will supply a portfolio of high-q...

Dassault Aviation celebrate the entry into service of the PW812D-powered Falcon 6X

Pratt & Whitney Canada joins Dassault Aviation in celebrating the entry into service of the new Falcon 6X business jet, powered by twin Pratt & Whitney Canada PW812D turbofan engines. The Falcon 6X's entry into service is an important milestone for both companies. Pratt & Whitney is an ...

Pratt & Whitney Canada Launches PW545D Engine to Power New Cessna Citation Ascend

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, today announced that its new PW545D engine will power the Cessna Citation Ascend, the latest addition to Textron Aviation's business jet family. The engine was designed and enhanced for Textron Aviation to deliver improved speci...

Pratt & Whitney Canada Celebrates One Billion Flying Hours and 60 Years of PT6 Innovation

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, has achieved one billion flying hours since the formation of the company nearly 100 years ago, in 1928. P&WC engines power missions across a diverse portfolio – including Business Aviation, General Aviation, Regi...

Federal Aviation Administration Certifies PW812D Engine Achieving Another Milestone in the Entry into Service of Dassault Falcon 6X Business Jet

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, announced today that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has certified the PW812D engine, designed to power the Dassault Falcon 6X business jet. “The FAA is the third aviation authority to give its stamp of approval ...

Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PW812GA Engine Receives Type Certification

Pratt & Whitney Canada announced today that its PW800 engine program has reached a key milestone with the Type Certification of its PW812GA engine by Transport Canada Civil Aviation. Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced in October 2021 that the PW812GA was selected to power the Gulfstream G40...

Pratt & Whitney Canada Delivers 1,000th PT6A-42A to Piper Aircraft

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, announced today that it has shipped the 1,000th PT6A-42A engine from its Lethbridge, Alberta, Centre of Excellence to Piper Aircraft in Vero Beach, Fla. Piper uses the engine model to power its ever popular, single-engine M500, M...

P&W and Embraer complete 100% SAF flight testing of GTF-powered E195-E2 aircraft

Pratt & Whitney and Embraer have successfully tested a GTF-powered E195-E2 aircraft on 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The test, with one engine running on 100% SAF, validated that GTF engines and the E-Jets E2 family can fly on both engines with blends of up to 100% SAF without any compro...

Bristow secures new Mx agreements for AW139 fleet

Bristow Group has reached “the most favorable terms possible” on new, long-term maintenance agreements with Leonardo Helicopters and Pratt & Whitney for the operator’s fleet of AW139 helicopters. The new agreements follow the 2020 merger between Era and Bristow. Previously, Era’...

Engine certification moves Dassault Falcon 6X one step closer to entry into service

Dassault Aviation Chairman and CEO Eric Trappier has congratulated Pratt & Whitney Canada on Transport Canada’s approval of the latest member of the company’s PW800 family of high-efficiency engines, which powers Dassault’s new extra widebody Falcon 6X.   “Pratt & Whitn...

Embraer and Pratt & Whitney partner on 100% SAF flight demonstration program

Embraer today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Pratt & Whitney to collaborate on studies of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). Technical teams from the two companies will engage to define an integrated ground and flight test plan for 100% SAF in a GTF-powere...

Jet Aviation gains multiple maintenance facility designations from Pratt & Whitney Canada

Jet Aviation announced today that five of its global MROs have been named Designated Maintenance Facilities (DMFs) by Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney. The company’s five newly appointed Pratt & Whitney DMFs are located in Singapore; Cairns, Australia;...

Pratt & Whitney Canada expands carbon offset service to include helicopter engines

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, today announced the expansion of its year-old carbon offset service to include operators of the company’s helicopter engines enrolled in the Eagle Service Plan (ESP) and Fleet Management Program (FMP) pay-per-hour maintenance p...

GrandView Aviation signs engine maintenance agreement with Pratt & Whitney Canada

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, announced that business jet charter company GrandView Aviation has signed a Fleet Management Program (FMP™) for its fleet of 26 PW535E engines powering Embraer Phenom 300 aircraft. “The FMP is tailored to GrandVie...

50,000th engine rolls off the Pratt & Whitney Production Line

Pratt & Whitney, a division of Raytheon Technologies Corp. (NYSE: RTX), today announced that the 50,000th PT6 turboprop engine has rolled off the production line achieving an exceptional milestone in General Aviation. With the new PT6 E-Series™ engine now in full production, powering the Pila...

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