November 20, 2012
H75 and H85 Turboprop engines receive EASA engine certifications
GE Aviation’s new H75 and H85 turboprop engines received engine type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The two new engines are derivatives of the H80 engine. The China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Co., (CAIGA) selected GE Aviation’s new H85 turboprop engine to power CAIGA’s five-seat Primus 150 business aircraft. This is the first application for the H85 turboprop engine.