Polamer Signs Deal to Supply PrattNew Britain manufacturer estimates contract will generate $140M
Heat, Not Fatigue, Blamed For Cracked Fighter Jet Engine BladeHeat was the cause of a cracked blade in an engine on an F-35 fighter jet that prompted the entire fleet to be briefly grounded last month, manufacturer Pratt & Whitney said Wednesday.
Bradley-Bound Plane Makes Emergency Landing In SyracuseOfficials say a Delta passenger jet made an emergency landing at in Syracuse, N.Y., after one of its engines failed.
GE Drops Work On Alternate To Pratt Engine For FighterGE Aviation has abandoned efforts to keep alive development of its alternative engine for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. The move leaves East Hartford-based Pratt & Whitney as the sole supplier.
Subcommittee Moves To Restore Alternate To Pratt EngineThe House Armed Services Subcommittee has voted to require the Pentagon to re-open its engine competition if it asks for more money for the engine for the F-35 fighter. Pratt & Whitney is the current engine supplier.
Pentagon Orders Halt On Alternative To Pratt EngineThe Defense Department has ordered a stop to work on an alternate engine for the military Joint Strike fighter. Pratt & Whitney Aircraft is the engine's primary supplier.
Win For Pratt & Whitney In Fighter VoteA big victory in Washington for lawmakers from Connecticut, as the house voted to kill an alternative to the Pratt & Whitney engine for the F-35 fighter jet.
Pratt Wins 15 Contract for Airbus Turbofan Engines
Investigators Blame Rolls-Royce Manufacturing Defect for Airline Engine Failures
Former Army Engine Site on "For Sale" List Again
Pratt & Whitney Charges Rolls Royce Patent Infringement