Top News on GP7200

  • Re-engined A380 prospects hazy as Emirates takes Trent 900


    ​Emirates believes it has room to convert some of its Rolls-Royce-powered Airbus A380s to a future re-engined version, but is prepared to fit all 50 with the Trent 900 if there is no sign of movement from the airframer.


  • 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: Emirates' Trent selection gives Rolls the A380 lead

    News | 22 Apr 2015 18:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Emirates’ decision to switch to Rolls-Royce engines for its latest batch of Airbus A380s nudges the UK manufacturer ahead of rival Engine Alliance, although the lead amounts to fewer than a dozen aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Emirates-Trent-selection-gives-Rolls-the-A380-lead-411498/
  • Re-engined A380 prospects hazy as Emirates takes Trent 900

    News | 17 Apr 2015 14:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Emirates believes it has room to convert some of its Rolls-Royce-powered Airbus A380s to a future re-engined version, but is prepared to fit all 50 with the Trent 900 if there is no sign of movement from the airframer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Re-engined-A380-prospects-hazy-as-Emirates-takes-Trent-900-411342/
  • ANALYSIS: CFM leads in engine markets – but P&W on the rise

    News | 30 Mar 2015 12:05 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Powerplants are central to key airframe developments in the air transport sector as the tempo rises around the re-engined narrowbody sector – and the battle is raging as the manufacturers fight for market share.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-CFM-leads-in-engine-markets-but-PW-on-the-rise-410673/
  • 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/
  • 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/
  • ANALYSIS: Pratt & Whitney banks on V2500 for MRO growth

    News | 18 Sep 2014 17:53 | Michael Gubisch

    As Pratt & Whitney’s business shifts from large commercial engines to small and medium-sized ones, the manufacturer is expecting its aftermarket business to expand significantly.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Pratt-Whitney-banks-on-V2500-for-MRO-growth-403857/