P&WC To Collaborate On TRJet Programme

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to upgrade and supply the PW306B engine used on the TRJet, Turkey’s first regional aircraft.

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to upgrade and supply the PW306B engine used on the TRJet, Turkey’s first regional aircraft.

Work on the PW306B for the TRJet 32-passenger 328 aircraft series will commence at P&WC’s Longueuil, Quebec facility in 2016, kicking off a production schedule that will culminate in production and flight of the first TRJ328 aircraft by 2019.

Cem Uğur, an executive officer for TRJet, said: “The collaboration between TRJet and P&WC, a world-leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, illustrates the proven technology and aviation expertise behind the 328 and 628 aircraft series.”

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