Engine and Transmission News

F-35 to Continue with Pratt & Whitney’s F135 Engines
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F-35 to Continue with Pratt & Whitney’s F135 Engines

Pratt & Whitney’s F135 engine received full funding support from the US Senate Appropriations Committee. F135 will be the base for future 6th gen aircraft.

FNSS Introduces Hybrid Powertrain Solution
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FNSS Introduces Hybrid Powertrain Solution

FNSS introduced its hybrid powertrain, developed indigenously with its own resources.

Sweden Buys 250 AMRAAM
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Sweden Buys 250 AMRAAM

Sweden buys AIM-120C-8 with a 160 km range from the U.S. The DSCA approved and delivered the $605 million cost request to Congress.

Israel Introduces the Namer 1500 APC
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Israel Introduces the Namer 1500 APC

The Israeli Defence Ministry introduced a new generation Namer (Leopard) 1500 APC, which will be delivered to the Israel Defence Forces (IDF).

Tejas secures flying with Hornet's engine GE F414
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Tejas secures flying with Hornet's engine GE F414

GE signed an MoU with HAL on 22 June 2023 for GE F414 jet engines which will be manufactured in India to power the HAL Tejas Mk2 light fighter jet.

TEI and GE Aerospace Sign F110 Engine MRO Service Agreement
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TEI and GE Aerospace Sign F110 Engine MRO Service Agreement

GE extends TEI’s license to conduct F110 Depot Level Maintenance services for F-16 and F-15 fighter jets. The agreement is signed at the Paris Air Show.

$588.4 Million Worth Life Kiss for F-35’s F-135 Engine
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$588.4 Million Worth Life Kiss for F-35’s F-135 Engine

Draft House wants to restore funding for the next-gen fighter’s F-135 engine with a $588.4 million price tag rather than the AETP.

GAO Questions Cost Growth and Modernisation Decisions
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GAO Questions Cost Growth and Modernisation Decisions

GAO criticises the F-35 aircraft for the late delivery and high programme cost.

Ukraine Partners with TEI for KAAN Aircraft's Engine
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Ukraine Partners with TEI for KAAN Aircraft's Engine

The Ukrainian company Ivchenko Progress partners with TEI to participate in the tender for the development of the indigenous engine of the KAAN fighter jet.

Delta V Carries HRE to Space
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Delta V Carries HRE to Space

Delta V company sent a rocket from Sinop to space last night. The rocket released its HRE payload at an altitude of 103 km.

Akşit: TS1400 is a Breaking Point for Turkish Aviation
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Akşit: TS1400 is a Breaking Point for Turkish Aviation

TEI CEO Professor Akşit stated that the TS1400 engine marks a breaking point for Turkish aviation history.

TUSAŞ’s Aksungur UAV Flies with TEI’s Engine
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TUSAŞ’s Aksungur UAV Flies with TEI’s Engine

Turkish Aerospace’s Aksungur UAV flew with TEI’s PD-170 engine for the first time.

Gökbey Flew with Turkish Engine TS1400
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Gökbey Flew with Turkish Engine TS1400

Turkish Aerospace (TUSAŞ) indigenous helicopter GÖKBEY flew for the first time with the Turkish national engine TS1400 made by TEI.

BMC Power’s Engines to be Used at Marine Systems
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems Engine and Transmission

BMC Power’s Engines to be Used at Marine Systems

BMC Company, BMC Defence, and BMC Power companies met journalists on Wednesday in Sakarya, Arifiye.