An inside look at GE’s new 1,300-horsepower 3D printed ATP aircraft engine

An inside look at GE’s new 1,300-horsepower 3D printed ATP aircraft engine

GE (General Electric) has provided an inside look at a 3D printed ATP turboprop engine with 13 3D printed components—one third of its total parts. The 1,300 shaft horsepower engine will power Textron Aviation’s forthcoming 10-person business aircraft, the Cessna Denali. 3D printed fuel heater in GE’s new turboprop engine (Image: Tomas Kellner / GE Reports) Everyone knows about GE’s work making 3D printed engine parts for aerospace industry. Up until now, however, the scope of those 3D printed parts might have appeared limited: GE’s GE9X jet engine , for example, contains 19 3D printed fuel nozzles, but the […]

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