Added to these advantages is Nexcelle's application of an electrical thrust reverser
actuation system (ETRAS) - a major improvement that employs electrically-operated actuators instead of the hydraulic system actuators used in current-generation engines.
The new alliance significantly strengthens Dowty's position on key aerospace programmes in the expanding regional jet-aircraft market- and marks a breakthrough for the company as a supplier of thrust reversers
on Airbus aircraft.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, the company is a joint venture of Aircelle and Middle River Aircraft Systems (MRAS), which are leading suppliers of engine nacelles, thrust reversers
MRAS will develop an all-composite thrust reverser
, leveraging its decades of experience in designing lightweight, acoustically advanced thrust reverser
In response to the growing regional demand for the supply, repair and overhaul of GE90 nacelle components, Lufthansa Technik and Spirit AeroSystems will place inventory, including GE90 thrust reversers
and cowlings, in the Lufthansa Technik Middle East Services' headquarter location in Dubai.
The patented PERT (Planar Exit Rear Target) thrust reverser
is a proven design with two blocker doors that serve as the engine's exhaust exit during flight, and are deployed on landing for the reverse thrust function.
Nexcelle said its win for this new GE engine programme follows its 2009 selection to provide the nacelle and thrust reverser
for CFM International's LEAP-X1C engine, which is to power the COMAC C919 jetliner.
While the 181 crew members and passengers were unhurt, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport gave a verbal warning to the company for improper maintenance, as a mechanic forgot to remove the safety pin locking the engine thrust reverser
during maintenance operations on Friday evening.
Innovative features available in the Nexcelle design include an advanced inlet configuration, the extensive use of composites and acoustic treatment, and an electrically-operated thrust reverser
Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Da Of Rack Ep Reverser
Spirit AeroSystems is the Trent 800 nacelle and thrust reverser
original production manufacturer.
The Safran group's Aircelle business unit today signed an agreement to enlarge the scope of jet engine thrust reverser
and nacelle repair and services performed by Applied Composites Engineering (ACE) in the United States, building on three years of successful cooperation.
Spirit AeroSystems Inc (NYSE: SPR) yesterday announced it has been selected by GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes to provide Next-Generation Boeing 737-700 and 737-800 CFM56-7 thrust reverser
service bulletin modifications and repair services.
LTS already is overhauling CFM56-3 thrust reverser
units for Thai.
Tianjin Facility Will Support Nacelle and Thrust Reverser
Aftermarket, Engine Buildup and Supply Chain Activities in the Region