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Pratt & Whitney PW1000G PurePower engine – how it works in the Bombardier CSeries


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The PurePower PW1000G engine from Pratt & Whitney improves fuel burn – gate-to-gate – by 16% versus today’s best engines. With the benefits of a new, advanced airplane the fuel burn benefit can be even greater – over 20% versus today’s best aircraft. Bombardier employs the engine technology in CSeries aircraft, and has successfully completed a test flight from Montréal–Mirabel International Airport on Sept. 16, 2013.


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