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The announcement of the contract for new B-52 Engines is imminent

The announcement of the contract for new B-52 Engines is imminent

Lt. Gen. Duke Z. Richardson, top US Air Force (USAF) uniformed acquisition official, said that the award of the B-52… Read More

3 years ago

B-52 Commercial Engine Replacement Program RFP is out. Award Expected July 2021.

GE Aviation, Raytheon Technologies’ Pratt & Whitney unit, and Rolls-Royce have all said they will compete. On May 19, 2020… Read More

4 years ago

USAF must specify B-52 re-engine contract requirements before getting the funding

A staff member from the House Armed Services Committee says the USAF will now have to lock down the requirements… Read More

5 years ago

Pratt & Whitney to offer PW815 for B-52 re-engine program

The PW815 is rated at 16,011 lbf and currently powers the Gulfstream G600 business jet Jane’s says Pratt & Whitney… Read More

6 years ago

USAF COULD RE-ENGINE ITS B-52 BOMBER FLEET WITH ROLLS ROYCE BR725

The Rolls Royce BR725 engines would require a reduced number of air refueling tankers, would avoid obsolescence risks older engines… Read More

7 years ago