University of Connecticut

Pratt & Whitney’s Geared Turbofan Engine: Changing the Course of Avaition

Pratt & Whitney will finally go into production this year with it’s Pure Power line of jet engines which has been heralded as everything from a “game changer” to the “future of jet propulsion”. By the addition of a gearbox the Pratt & Whitney Pure Power jet engines have been shown to reduce fuel consumption …

Pratt & Whitney’s Geared Turbofan Engine: Changing the Course of Avaition Read More »