Pratt & Whitney has delivered more than 2,500 PW4000-94" engines that have collectively logged more than 120 million flight hours on commercial aircraft around the world. The PW4062 is the highest thrust model in Pratt & Whitney's PW4000-94" commercial engine family and is offered for both commercial freighter and military applications. The two PW4062 engines that will power the KC-46A each deliver 62,000 pounds of thrust.
The PW4000 engine family has an outstanding safety record, high reliability, excellent performance and low maintenance costs. The PW4000-94" family meets emissions and noise regulations, and offers superior fuel economy and maintainability. The PW4000-94" engine operates commercially on the Boeing 767, MD-11 and earlier Boeing 747 models.
Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, auxiliary and ground power units, and small turbojet propulsion products. United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries. To learn more about UTC, visit its website at www.utc.com, or follow the company on Twitter: @UTC.
This press release contains forward-looking statements concerning future business opportunities. Actual results may differ materially from those projected as a result of certain risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to changes in government procurement priorities and practices, budget plans and availability of funding, and in the number of aircraft to be built; challenges in the design, development, production and support of advanced technologies; as well as other risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to those detailed from time to time in the companies' Securities and Exchange Commission filings.Matthew Bates Pratt & Whitney Military Engines Mobile: +1-860-371-9857 Matthew.Bates@pw.utc.com SOURCE Pratt & Whitney