Doubling fuel efficiency: ‘Aircraft of future will have open engines with large fan blades,’ says Safran CEO

Doubling fuel efficiency: 'Aircraft of future will have open engines with large fan blades,' says Safran CEO

NEW DELHI: With fan blades twice as large as they are today and open fan engines fixed on upper wings or back of airframe, commercial aircraft in the not so distant future will look radically different in their pursuit for fuel efficiency and lower emissions. While the current generation of aircraft engines are 15% more … Read more