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See where the PurePower® PW800 engine
family can take you.

By setting new standards in performance, fuel efficiency and dependability, the PurePower® PW800 engine is ushering in a new era in the long range business jet market.

Proven and Rigorously Tested Core Technology

Flexible PurePower® core technology chosen for six applications

Optimized for the long range, long range business jet market

Superior Maintenance Intervals

Best-in-class availability

Easiest engine in its class to access and maintain

Large access panels for “full-person access” to the core

Large internal engine-access panels

40% less scheduled maintenance

20% fewer inspections


Ahead of anticipated environmental standards on emissions and noise levels

Advanced manufacturing technologies and the use of sustainable materials

Unique TALON™ X combustor slashes emissions

Technological innovations

Optimized bypass ratio for superior performance

Latest full authority digital engine control (FADEC) system with advanced diagnostics provides superior parameter control for optimized fuel burn

Lightweight advanced materials such as titanium and composites to deliver superior performance

High efficiency, low maintenance single-piece fan that reduces size, weight and vibration levels

High efficiency thrust reverser for improved aircraft control

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PurePower® PW800 Engine Timeline


Entry into Service

August 2017

EASA Type certification

Feb 2017

PW814GA/PW815GA FAA validation

Dec 2016

PW815GA first flight on the G600

May 2016

PW800 setting new standards with the Gulfstream G500 test aircraft

May 2015

The PW814A engine successfully powers the maiden flight of Gulfstream’s new G500 business jet

February 2015

The PW814GA and PW815GA engines receive Transport Canada type certification

October 14, 2014

PurePower® PW800 engines selected to power new Gulfstream G500/G600 business jets

April 2013

First flight of the PW800 engine on P&WC's flying test bed (FTB)

April 2012

First engine to test (FETT)

May 2011

Opening of P&WC's Mirabel Aerospace Centre where the PW800 engine will be assembled and tested


PurePower® PW800 engine selection and program launch for Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

December 2009

Pratt & Whitney begins testing advanced core for PurePower® engine family/p>

July 2008

Pratt & Whitney launches PurePower® PW800 engine family


Common core rig testing


Advanced technology fan
Integrator (ATFI) demonstrator program

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