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User currently offlineRw From Netherlands, joined Dec 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Posted (15 years 9 months 1 week 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 2750 times:

Can you give me information about the PW8000 engine?
When will it be ready? What thrust will it have? Which airplane could use it? I´ve heard that it could fit to either the A320family or to the A340-500/600.

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User currently offlineSteveT From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 44 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (15 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 2692 times:

The PW8000 will have a max thrust of 35,000 lbs., enough for the A340 200/300 but not the 500/600. I read somewhere that PW had built a geared fan engine based on the PW2000 core, that engine would probably have enough power for the A340 500/600.

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