December 21, 2017
The company maintains its industry leadership in developing, producing and supporting propeller systems for civil and military aircraft, as well as marine hovercraft.
November 22, 2017
Working primarily out of the Bombardier Commercial Aircraft facility in Toronto, Canada, Matthew Lusty serves as the point-of-contact in North America for the full range of propeller systems from Dowty Propellers utilized by civil operators, with his coverage area extending out to Hawaii and down to the Caribbean.
August 23, 2017
Located at Kuwait’s Abdullah Al-Mubarak Air Base, Gregory Cornish operates a propeller repair shop to support Dowty Propellers’ R391 propeller systems utilized on Kuwait Air Force KC-130Js, and he also responds to the needs of U.S. Marines aircraft located at a nearby base within the country.
July 17, 2017
Equipped with Dowty Propellers’ R408 propeller system, the Antonov AN-132D light multi-purpose transport continues to build up its flight test hours and validate its capabilities.
June 29, 2017
The 2017 Paris Air Show featured Dowty Propellers-equipped aircraft from around the globe, from an aircraft making its international debut to the field-proven workhorse of air forces worldwide.
An international debut for Antonov’s AN-132D with Dowty Propellers’ R408 propeller system at the Paris Air Show
June 15, 2017
Antonov’s AN-132D will take center stage at next week’s Paris Air Show, making its first international appearance after building up initial flight time equipped with Dowty Propellers’ R408 propeller system.
April 17, 2017
With Dowty Propellers’ asset management services, UK-based regional airline Flybe benefits from increased aircraft availability, reduced needs for stock/spares inventory, enhanced fleet planning flexibility, lower maintenance costs and more.
April 11, 2017
The newest application of Dowty Propellers’ proven R408 propeller systems has gone airborne with Antonov’s AN-132D twin-engine transport demonstrator, which performed its maiden flight from the Ukrainian company’s headquarters facility in Kiev on March 31.
April 29, 2016
To serve the growing Q400 fleet based in Canada, Dowty Propellers has entered into a sub-contract agreement with Hope Aero to provide repair services for Dowty’s Canadian customers operating the Bombardier Dash 8-Q400.
November 25, 2015
Dowty Propellers’ technology research to make future regional turboprop aircraft quieter and more efficient was highlighted at the recent European Aerodays innovation event in London.
November 20, 2015
Dowty Propellers’ reset of its production capabilities is fully underway, placing the company on track to ramp-up the manufacture of composite propeller blades following a fire earlier this year at its Gloucestershire headquarters in southwest England.
April 9, 2015
Dowty Propellers has made important steps forward in its efforts to resume manufacturing and support customers/operators worldwide after the February fire in its UK production facility at Gloucester’s Anson Business Park.
November 18, 2014
China’s new MA700 regional airliner – which is to be equipped with Dowty Propellers’ R504 propeller system – made its public “debut” at this month’s Airshow China 2014 event in Zhuhai in the form of a full-scale fuselage mockup, complete with an outfitted passenger interior.
July 24, 2014
A full range of Dowty Propellers-equipped aircraft were at center stage during this month’s Farnborough Airshow, spotlighting the company’s propeller systems from current-production applications to their origins.
July 8, 2014
Technologies for the next generation of regional airliners are coming into focus today at Dowty Propellers as the company evaluates integrated turboprop propulsion system (ITPS) concepts to improve the operating efficiency and safety of aircraft while reducing their noise levels and increasing passenger comfort.