EAST HARTFORD, Conn, July 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the launch of its new 3D animated website showcasing the GTF engine. The website features a journey through the engine, stopping at critical design elements throughout its architecture. Whether meeting the aircraft families, exploring new multimedia ready for download, or explaining how the GTF is making a positive impact today with real time fuel savings, noise, and reduction in NOx emissions, the website demonstrates why the GTF is in a league of its own. Join the journey at www.pwgtf.com.
"The Pratt & Whitney GTF website offers an improved representation of our geared turbofan engine portfolio and its capabilities," said Chris Calio, president of commercial engines at Pratt & Whitney. "Engaging with our customers, employees, partners and suppliers is a top priority for us, and this newly updated website will be used as an effective tool across our business functions to visually demonstrate our GTF story and technology."
Since entering into service in early 2016, the GTF engine has demonstrated its promised ability to reduce fuel burn by 16 percent, to reduce NOx emissions by 50 percent to the regulatory standard and to lower the noise footprint by 75 percent.
Pratt & Whitney is investing in its global manufacturing and aftermarket network, with 21st century technology, to transform its U.S. and global footprint to support the GTF and other engine programs.
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Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft and helicopter engines, and auxiliary power units. To learn more about the Pratt & Whitney GTF, visit www.pwgtf.com. United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems 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. To receive press releases and other news directly, please sign up here.
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