ANA Holdings Inc, Japan's largest airline, said on Wednesday it will replace all 100 Rolls-Royce engines on its fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners following three engine failures this year caused by corrosion and cracking of turbine blades.
The keys are in the ignitions and engines at full throttle, as the final countdown begins to a dedicated automotive aftermarket trade show in Saudi Arabia.
The inaugural Automechanika Jeddah will run from Janua
The use of turbo chargers to boost power in smaller automotive engines is expected to increase rapidly over the next five years, with the greatest growth anticipated in China, according to Honeywell International, a major player in the sector.
Rolls-Royce is to focus on cutting "unacceptable" levels of costs after the firm's first-half profits rose by more than a third, helped by booming demand for aircraft engines.
Rolls, the world's second-largest ma
Perkins, a leading supplier of off-highway diesel and gas engines, has appointed Power Systems Gulf (PSG), part of the Kanoo Group, as the regional distributor for Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Yemen.
PSG will be base
General Electric Company (GE) notched a better-than-expected 21.6 per cent rise in earnings, helped by strong demand for jet engines as well as equipment used in oil and natural gas production.
The largest US conglomerate yesterday said it
The UAE Air Force recently received its first C-17 Globemaster III, powered exclusively by four Pratt & Whitney F117 engines.
The UAE Air Force is slated to receive a total of six C-17s by 2012. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technolo
South Korea’s Kia Motors will introduce new engines offering reduced CO2 emissions and improved fuel economy in its next generation Picanto, set to go on sale around the world later this year.
Making its global premiere at the Geneva Motor
Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won an order worth $200 million at list prices from Tunisair for Trent 700 engines to power three Airbus A330 aircraft.
The order, the first time the airline has selected Trent engines, al