Fiasco with the A320neo aircraft equipped with PW1100G engines to continue
Lufthansa no longer has a replacement engine in stock
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August 31, 2018 - by AirlinerWatch
Toulouse - The fiasco with the A320neo engines continues. According to insiders, Pratt & Whitney is looking for the cause of engine vibration that has recently been reported by pilots.
Pratt & Whitney does not want to confirm the latest bad news yet.
We support operators while the latest configuration of the engines in the fleets is retrofitted,manufacturer told Bloomberg news agency.
But apparently, the engine causes trouble again. In the cockpits of some A320neos pilots receive warnings about increased vibration in the engine. According to insiders, Pratt & Whitney is currently investigating the problem but has not yet been able to determine the cause.
Engineers of the manufacturer and affected airlines try to reproduce the vibrations during test runs and...