Following the first full GE9X engine test in 2016, GE Aviation used the same engine at its Peebles Test Operation for preliminary icing tests through the bitter cold of this past winter. In total, the first GE9X engine accumulated 335 hours and 375 cycles of tests. The GE9X certification program begins in May 2017 with the second engine test.
The Trent XWB offers value through innovation. Delivering the best power solution for Airbus’ latest aircraft family through an unparalleled combination of proven Trent design and world-class after-sales service.
Go on the guided tour of the Mechanical Test Operation Centre, Rolls-Royce Deutschland, to explore how we test our engine components, to ensure that we can deliver the best products in the world.
At GE Aviation, we’re bringing together best-in-class analytics and deep domain expertise to help our customers solve their toughest challenges. That’s why we developed Predix, a complementary and open platform that connects engines, aircraft and operations for unprecedented productivity and predictability.