P&W To Test ExxonMobil Oil On GTF

Pratt & Whitney (P&W) is to begin testing ExxonMobil’s next generation high performance capability (HPC) oil on its PurePower engines.

Pratt & Whitney (P&W) is to begin testing ExxonMobil’s next generation high performance capability (HPC) oil on its PurePower engines.

Starting in 2015, the multi-year agreement will see Mobil Jet Oil 387 tested on all models of P&W’s new geared turbofan engine.

Mobil claims its oil offers greater seal compatibility, better deposit control and lower temperature fluidity than its competitors.

PurePower engines will be used to power the Bombardier CSeries, Mitsubishi Regional Jet and are available as an option for the A320neo aircraft.

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