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PT6C-67E Engine

August 23, 2007  ByCorrie

pt6c-67e Pratt & Whitney Canada’s new-generation PT6C-67E engine will power the EC175/Z15 medium-sized helicopter, being developed by Eurocopter and Harbin Aviation Industry Group, a subsidiary of China's AVIC II corporation.


Pratt & Whitney Canada’s
new-generation PT6C-67E
engine will power the
EC175/Z15 medium-sized
helicopter, being developed
by Eurocopter and Harbin
Aviation Industry Group, a
subsidiary of China's AVIC II
corporation.

"This is a great program
for our PT6C-67E engine,"
says Keyvan Fard, vicepresident,
regional airlines
& helicopter engines,
P&WC. "This engine is now equipped with a dual-channel fullauthority
digital electronic control (FADEC) system, which offers
reduced pilot workload along with increased dispatch reliability."

The PT6C-67E is already installed on the AgustaWestland
AW139 helicopter and Bell/Agusta Aerospace BA609
Tiltrotor.

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