Industry 4.0: A View from the OECD

Industry 4.0: A View from the OECD

Our Aerospace and Manufacturing sectors in Manitoba had an impressive presentation in early March from Alistair Nolan, the Senior Economist for the Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation, from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development...
Rolls-Royce lean-burn combustion engine stars icing tests

Rolls-Royce lean-burn combustion engine stars icing tests

Originally published by Rolls-Royce on March 23rd 2018 Rolls-Royce’s demonstrator engine, featuring a new lean-burn and low-emissions combustion system for future jet engine programmes, has started icing tests. The ALECSys (Advanced Low Emissions Combustion System)...
Rolls-Royce Readies For Advance3 Core Test

Rolls-Royce Readies For Advance3 Core Test

First all-new big core configuration in 50 years paves way for next-gen Advance and UltraFan Originally published by Guy Norris for Aviation Week on October 19th 2017  Just over 3.5 years after unveiling its future large civil engine development road map, Rolls-Royce...
Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-97 Certified

Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-97 Certified

Approval for A350-1000 aircraft engine follows Trent 1000 certification earlier in August Originally published on MRO-Network by James Pozzi on September 5th, 2017  Rolls-Royce’s Trent XWB-97 engine variant has received formal flight certification which the OEM said...
2017 Paris Air Show in Photos

2017 Paris Air Show in Photos

Originally published by Paul Ridden on June 21st, 2017 for New Atlas.  The 52nd edition of the Paris Air Show has taken over Le Bourget Airport in Paris this week, with aircraft makers big and small trying to secure business deals before the gates open to the public...