Boeing's Biggest Plane Engine Ever - Diameter Fourteen Feet!
The Biggest Jet Engines in History Are Finally Ready to Power
1-7-19, Popular Mechanics -- In February 2019 Boeing is set to debut its biggest plane - the 777X and it has been paired with the gargantuan GE9X engine. More here
The plane is currently housed in Boeing's Everett, Washington, assembly plant, where pictures show it looming over workers as they prepare it for its maiden flight. The GE9X engine is the biggest turbine engine in the world. At roughly the size of an entire Boeing 737's fuselage, it was subjected to test flights last March when a single turbine was hitched to a 747 testbed. More here and here
The biggest jet engines ever seen roared on Boeing’s 747 Jumbo Jet | More here
GE tested the -9X engine in flight for the first time in March 2018, when a test model was mounted to a specially designed pylon on a 747 jumbo jet, replacing one of that test plane’s four much smaller engines.
Emirates signs 777X GE GE9X engine services agreement ...
July 16, 2014 Emirates and GE have signed a 12 year support agreement for the airline’s 777XGE9X engines. The agreement is valued at more than US$13 billion (USD) over the life of the contract from when it starts in 2020. GE Aviation’s largest ever commercial jet engine award from an airline.
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