Questions tagged [engine-certification]

Question about engine certification procedure and testing.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
2 answers
257 views

Can a different company manufacture an FAA approved airframe or engine?

If a certain engine architecture or airframe design was granted FAA certification and then licensed to, manufactured and then sold by another company, would it still be certified? If not, would this ...
6 votes
3 answers
1k views

What is the most severe engine failure for modern turbofan?

Today I read again something about the Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 and the related engine failure resulting in one passenger being sucked out of the window. As I understood it was a fan blade out ...
  • 1,837