WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS
C-5 Reengining Should Boost Performance, Reliability
NEW YORK General Electric's CF680C2 turbofan has been selected by Lockheed Martin as the powerplant that will be used to reengine the U.S. Air Force's 126 C-5 Galaxy transports. As many as 504 engines plus spares, nacelles and thrust reversers worth a potential $2.6 billion could be procured under the RERP, or reliability enhancement and reengining program.
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