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“Pratt & Whitney provides Singapore Airlines Cargo with EcoPower® Engine Wash- Reduce Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and Fuel burn.”

Sunday , Posted by AME at 1:25 AM

Singapore Airlines Cargo continually improving Environmental performance.
Tan Kai Ping, president of Singapore Airlines Cargo said, “We Strengthens Commitment to Environment With Pratt & Whitney EcoPower® Engine Wash- reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and fuel burn.

MRO ASIA – Singapore, – Singapore Airlines Cargo has signed a three-year agreement for Pratt & Whitney’s environmentally friendly EcoPower engine wash service. The washes will be performed by Eagle Services ASIA, a joint venture between Pratt & Whitney and Singapore Airlines Engineering Company, for the airline’s PW4000-94” engines powering its fleet of Boeing 747-400 freighter aircraft. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company.
Singapore Airlines Cargo, a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Airlines formed in 2001, is one of the world’s largest operators of B747-400 freighters. Singapore Airlines Cargo flies more than 600 flights a week throughout its network of over 70 cities in more than 30 countries around the world.

“Pratt & Whitney is to provide Singapore Airlines Cargo with a quick and effective way to further advance its environmental performance,” said Andrew Tanner, vice president, Product Line Management, Pratt & Whitney. “EcoPower engine wash provides quantifiable environmental and economical benefits. This is demonstrated by the more than 15,200 washes performed on 54 different engine models.”

Pratt & Whitney's EcoPower Engine Environmental and Economical benefits:
  • Engine wash system reduces fuel burn by as much as 1.2 percent, eliminating approximately three pounds of carbon dioxide emissions for every pound of fuel
  • Also decreasing engine gas temperature thus increasing the amount of time an engine can stay on wing
Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, space propulsion systems and industrial gas turbines. United Technologies, based in Hartford, Conn., is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the global aerospace and commercial building industries.

EcoPower is a registered trademark of United Technologies Corporation.

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