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Rolls Royce/GE/Pratt

Tue Aug 22, 2000 11:28 pm

Hi everyone,

Anyone know which country is Rolls Royce engines originated???

and Pratt and Whitney???

and GE???

Can anyone tell me which countries do they come from???

I think this question is stupid but I'm kinda new....forgive me.

Alvin
 
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RE: Rolls Royce/GE/Pratt

Tue Aug 22, 2000 11:40 pm

Rolls-Royce is a British company.

Both Pratt & Whitney and GE are from the United States. Pratt & Whitney is based in the state of Connecticut, and GE Aircraft Engines is based in the state of Ohio.

Here are their websites:

http://www.rolls-royce.com/civil/default.htm
http://www.pratt-whitney.com
http://www.geae.com

Hope that helps.

Sammy
 
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RE: Rolls Royce/GE/Pratt

Tue Aug 22, 2000 11:44 pm

Rolls is based in Derby, England.

Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies of Hartford, Connecticut, USA, is based in East Hartford, Connecticut, with major plants throughout Connecticut and in Maine and West Palm Beach, Florida.

GE Aircraft Engines, a division of GE of Fairfield, Connecticut, is based in Evendale, Ohio, outside Cincinnati. It has major sites in North Carolina and Massachusetts.
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RE: Rolls Royce/GE/Pratt

Wed Aug 23, 2000 8:05 am

Hello friends,

Thanks for all your help.....it really helps.....once again,thank you!!!

Fly BA,

Alvin

    
 
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RE: Rolls Royce/GE/Pratt

Wed Aug 23, 2000 6:04 pm

... and BMW Rolls-Royce has plant in Dahlewitz, near Berlin, Germany http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/gallery/images/commercial/717-200h.html (engines for Boeing 717)