TurbAero welcomes aviation expert as new CEO
We welcome Michael Jones as our new CEO. His appointment will drive our company's aim to deliver the TA200TP turboprop engine by Q1 2023.
Design and Technical Update March 2021
The last quarter has seen a significant milestone achieved. We were able to prototype and test the latest version of our recuperator allowing us an opportunity to assess the actual performance of this important component of our engine.
March 2021 Founder Update
The last quarter has seen significant activity in our technical program as well as increased interest from our TurbAero Community.
University industry placement program
TurbAero has been fortunate enough to host three industry placement engineering students from local universities over the past quarter.
Design and Technical Update September 2020
Calendar Q3, 2020 has seen continued intense technical activity and we are pleased with how the program is progressing. The results of our analyses of the final designs for many components are indicating that our targets should be met.
September 2020 Founder Update
The ongoing nature of COVID-19 has continued to cause delays in the technical program, however, as suppliers reopen progress is now being made.
Design and Technical Update June 2020
Q2, 2020 has seen continued activity in the development and procurement of the ancillary equipment for the engine, along with progress being made to further refine and improve the recuperator.
June 2020 Founder Update
The net impact of COVID-19 on suppliers has caused a delay of approximately six-months, moving our target to have our prototype’s first run on the test stand to year-end 2020. However, progress has been made in our technical development program.
Airshow Attendance 2020
We look forward to being able to exhibit at airshows in the future, once travel restrictions allow.
As a company and as a society, we have challenging times ahead as we deal with the repercussions of COVID-19.
March 2020 Founder Update
We’ve been making significant progress during the first quarter of 2020 as we transition into the prototyping and testing phase of our development program and this is testament to the hard work and dedication of our team.