Testing To Begin Soon on GE9X High Pressure Compressor

GE Aviation will start testing this summer on a high pressure compressor (HPC) rig for the GE9X engine that will power Boeing’s 777X aircraft. GE plans on spending $200 million in 2013 on maturation testing of technologies for the new GE9X engine.


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