The Advanced Turboprop engine
includes more printed components than any production engine in aviation history with 35 percent of the turboprop's parts built via additive manufacturing.
General Electrics new 1,300 SHP-rated ATP (Advanced Turboprop) is the first entry in GEs new family of turboprop engines
aimed at Business and General Aviation aircraft in the 1,000-1,600 SHP range.
GE offers H Series turboprop engines
with 4000-hour time between overhaul (TBO) for Agriculture, Utility and Business Aviation Aircraft.
In addition Epic has also selected the PT6A-67 turboprop engine
to power its new six-seat Dynasty aircraft.
VZL and the potentially participating team has experiences with design of test benches for aircraft gas turbine engines (historically M601, M602) and its components like 2 stage 2 shafts radial flow compressor, to mention recent project, these are design of the test rigs for long term evaluation of aircraft turboprop gearboxes (Arrius 1D, TP100, TS100), test bench for turboprop engine
with propeller, design of the internal technology for turboprop engine
test cell, experimental system for testing of gas turbine combustor segments under elevated temperatures and pressures.
GE Aviation is a world-leading provider of commercial, military business and general aviation jet and turboprop engines
and components as well as avionics, electrical power and mechanical systems for aircraft.
State-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) which developed the aircraft said, "The aircraft is powered by four domestically-built turboprop engines
, has a 39.
The other elements of the proposed arms package include: eight PT6A-68A Turboprop engines
, eight ALE-47 Countermeasure Dispensing Systems, 2,000 Advanced Precision Kill Weapon Systems, eight AN/AAR-60(V)2 Missile Launch Detection Systems and non-SAASM Embedded Global Positioning System/Initial Navigation Systems.
C-130s, powered by four turboprop engines
, are used widely to transport military personnel and cargo.
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) - Thu, Sep 17, 2015 Turning up the pressure on Congress to revive the US Export-Import Bank, General Electric said it will open a new development facility for turboprop engines
in Europe because it cannot access US export financing.