Pratt & Whitney Statement on United Airlines Flight 328


Pratt & Whitney, a division of Raytheon Technologies (NYSE:RTX) issued the following statement regarding United Airlines flight 328 of February 20: United Airlines Flight 328 is currently under NTSB investigation and Pratt & Whitney has dispatched a team to work with investigators. Pratt & Whitney is actively coordinating with operators and regulators to support the […]

Rolls-Royce Announces TOTALCARE® Agreement With Uganda Airlines


Rolls-Royce has signed a TotalCare® agreement with new customer Uganda Airlines for their two new Airbus A330neo aircraft powered exclusively by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines.  Uganda Airlines received their two A330neo, first in December 2020 and second in January 2021. TotalCare® offers more than just an engine maintenance plan; it is a service concept based […]

Accelya Partners with Hawaiian Airlines for NDC-Enabled Retailing Capabilities


Accelya, a leading global provider of technology to the travel industry, today announced that Hawaiian Airlines is investing in comprehensive omnichannel retailing, enabled by Accelya’s full suite of offer management products and New Distribution Capability (NDC) API. Since 2014, Hawaiian has been using FLX Merchandise to sell ancillaries such as its Extra Comfort main cabin […]

Volaris Taps Pratt & Whitney GTF™ Engines to Power an Additional 80 Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft


Pratt & Whitney and Volaris announced the selection of the Pratt & Whitney GTF engine to power an additional 80 A320neo family aircraft. Pratt & Whitney will also provide Volaris with engine maintenance through a long-term EngineWise® Comprehensive service agreement. Volaris previously placed an order for 44 GTF-powered A320neo family aircraft. This brings Volaris’ total […]

Rolls – Royce Conducts First Tests Of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel for Use In Business Jets


Rolls-Royce has conducted the first tests of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in a business jet engine, as part of our ongoing ambition to play a leading role in enabling the sectors in which we operate reach net zero carbon by 2050. The tests on our latest business aviation engine in development, the Pearl 700, […]

7 attributes to look for in your perfect NDC API partner


As airlines move towards greater control and better experiences, third-party developers, and technology providers will play a greater role in contemporary NDC API development. A standard NDC-integration between the airline and the third-party technology provider, including Offer and Order Management, typically takes three to six months. Before deciding to commit to this approach when scaling […]

Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc Trading Update


This update addresses our full year 2020 outturn, subject to audit, and our initial expectations for 2021 considering developments in the COVID-19 pandemic. Trading in December was broadly in line with expectations across all business units and we delivered good progress on our restructuring programme. Full year 2020 Group free cash outflow was in line […]

Air Peace Takes Delivery of First Embraer E195-E2 Aircraft with Pratt & Whitney GTF™ Engines


Pratt & Whitney, a division of Raytheon Technologies Corp. and Air Peace announced delivery of the airline’s first Embraer E195-E2 aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF engines and the APS2600 auxiliary power unit (APU). The airline has previously operated the Dornier 328JET with Pratt & Whitney PW300 engines. “When looking at the future growth […]