Top News on GP7200

  • No rush on A380 re-engine: Airbus


    Airbus says a re-engine of its A380 superjumbo is something it plans to look at in the longer term, as its main priority is to ensure that the development schedules of the A350 and A320neo remain on-track.


  • Other News for GP7200

  • FARNBOROUGH: Pratt & Whitney, Alcoa forge blades partnership


    Pratt & Whitney and Alcoa have sealed a partnership that underpins the Pure Power PW1000G geared turbofan engine...


  • Enhanced Trent 900 passes EASA type test


    ​Rolls-Royce's enhanced version of the Trent 900 for the Airbus A380 has passed a type test with the European Aviation...


  • DUBAI: Engine Alliance studies sweeping changes for GP7200


    The Engine Alliance joint venture is studying sweeping design changes for the GP7200 – up to a new centreline engine –...


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  • ANALYSIS: A380 re-engining continues to divide analysts

    News | 24 Feb 2015 14:37 | Stephen Trimble

    In a lightly attended Dubai air show press conference about 15 months ago, then-Engine Alliance president Dean Athans delivered an unexpected message. The joint venture between GE Aviation and Pratt & Whitney was evaluating a wide range of performance upgrades for the GP7200, including offering an all-new engine to power the Airbus A380.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A380-re-engining-continues-to-divide-analysts-409326/
  • Sanad finances Etihad's 787 and A380 spare engines

    News | 16 Feb 2015 14:13 | Michael Gubisch

    Etihad Airways has extended its spare engine and component lease agreement with Sanad Aero Solutions to include additional equipment worth $100 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sanad-finances-Etihads-787-and-A380-spare-engines-409092/
  • GE Aviation considering job cuts at Welsh MRO facility

    News | 21 Jan 2015 14:47 | Kerry Reals

    GE Aviation is mulling possible job cuts at its Nantgarw engine MRO facility in Wales as it prepares for a decline in the number of shop visits this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GE-Aviation-considering-job-cuts-at-Welsh-MRO-facility-408162/
  • ANALYSIS: A380 enters maturity as overhauls accelerate

    News | 14 Jan 2015 11:44 | Michael Gubisch

    When Emirates last summer towed one of its Airbus A380s into its Dubai MRO facility for a 3C-check – an overhaul scheduled after six years of operation – this was not the type's first such event but marked the beginning of a heavy maintenance cycle for what is, by a wide margin, the largest fleet among operators of the double-decker.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A380-enters-maturity-as-overhauls-accelerate-407792/
  • Air France-KLM MRO arm names chief for CRMA unit

    News | 17 Nov 2014 15:54 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance has appointed Benjamin Moreau chief executive of the group’s engine component repair subsidiary CRMA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-KLM-MRO-arm-names-chief-for-CRMA-unit-406162/
  • Emirates conducts its first A380 overhaul

    News | 14 Nov 2014 11:26 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Emirates has completed the first overhaul for its Airbus A380 fleethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Emirates-conducts-its-first-A380-overhaul-406087/