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How we created the new jet age

Airlines are excited about breakthrough fuel savings and noise reduction they’re seeing from the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ Engine. Geared towards the future, experience the engine with an unmatched runway for growth.
Airlines are excited about breakthrough fuel savings and noise reduction they’re seeing from the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ Engine. Geared towards the future, experience the engine with an unmatched runway for growth.

With a relentless focus on innovation in aviation, Pratt & Whitney is revolutionizing modern flight. But in the development of the Geared Turbofan™ engine, they set the bar a little bit higher. 

"We set out to change the world." 

Born from cutting-edge engineering and design, the Geared Turbofan (GTF) engine surpasses both performance specifications and industry expectations, setting new standards for fuel efficiency and dispatch reliability which has led to unprecedented demand. 

With the GTF, a new jet age has arrived — watch above to learn how we got there.