rjsampson wrote:The turquoise color is inherent in the CTi formulation so... yes, these will be in the production engines and no, multiple colors would not be an option, nor is this for marketing purposes.
You can see a similar color on the inner liner of the PW1100g engine. This is functional and a result of the materials formulation, and is not for marketing.
United857 wrote:Just out of curiosity, why does the RR version have the turquoise color while the GE version is black? I've toured a UA engine shop before and held a GE90 fan blade in my hand, and the black color is not paint, but is the actual color of the carbon "fabric."
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