Tag: Advanced Super Hornet
U.S. NAVY TO UPGRADE ITS F/A-18 SUPER HORNET AND EA-18G GROWLER AIRCRAFT WITH NEW MORE POWERFUL ENGINESDario Leone -
The new engines would increase the F414-GE-400's power output from 22,000 lbs to 26,400 lbs As reported by DefenseNews, the U.S. Navy has awarded to General Electric (GE) a $114.8 million contract aimed to install new engines on the service F/A-18 Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler aircraft. The fixed-price contract provides procurement funding for 28 Lot 20 and 21full-rate production F414-GE-400 engines. Noteworthy...