PRESS RELEASE: Aerojet and FTT Enter into New Aerospace Propulsion Service Agreement

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in News, Press | No Comments

Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc. (“Aerojet”) and Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc. (“FTT”) announce that they have entered into a new service agreement for FTT to supply Aerojet with aerospace propulsion engineering services. Scott Seymour, President and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc., said, “we are pleased to take this new step forward in our relationship with FTT, […]

PRESS RELEASE: FTT Named Partner on $500k Advanced Manufacturing Grant

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in News, Press | No Comments

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – May 11, 2015: Energy Florida is pleased to announce that it has been chosen to receive a $499,956 Advanced Manufacturing Technology Consortium (AMTech) planning grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to fund the development of the Consortium for Advanced Production and Engineering of Gas Turbines and Rotating […]

FTT Awarded U.S. Air Force Contract

Posted by on Jun 5, 2014 in News, Press | No Comments

We recently received notice from the U.S. Air Force that FTT has been selected for award of a contract to continue development of advanced turbine engine technologies under the Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines (VAATE III) program. The VAATE program is an initiative from the Department of Defense, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and […]

Florida Turbine Technologies Successfully Demonstrates New Air Force Turbine Engine

Posted by on Jul 18, 2012 in News, Press | No Comments

JUPITER, Florida, July 13, 2012 —Florida Turbine Technologies (FTT) announced today that a critical component of the FTT250, an affordable new turbine engine designed for Air Force and Army Unmanned and Remotely Piloted Vehicles, successfully achieved 100% hot day speed in the company’s small engine test facility in Jupiter, FL.  The program, funded jointly by […]

Aerojet and FTT Announce Major Next Generation Engine Milestone

Posted by on Nov 29, 2011 in News, Press | No Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it has successfully completed a major milestone in the development of a ground demonstrator for the Next Generation Engine (NGE) program. Aerojet, along with its partner Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc. (FTT), recently completed the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) of […]

FTT to Develop 3GRB Technologies

Posted by on Dec 18, 2010 in News, Press | No Comments

Florida Turbine Technologies has been selected by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to develop critical pump technologies that will enable a significant increase in turbopump reliability. The Third Generation Reusable Boost (3GRB) program is developing novel engine cycles and technologies to achieve the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion Technology (IHPRPT) Phase III goals. An […]

FTT Develops Cavitation Models for Advanced Hydrogen Turbopump Design

Posted by on Dec 17, 2010 in News, Press | No Comments

FTT is proud to have been selected by the Air Force to develop physics based cavitation models for an advanced hydrogen turbopump design. More information coming soon.

Aerojet Delivers Upper Stage Engine Technology (USET) Liquid Hydrogen Turbopump to AFRL

Posted by on Sep 28, 2010 in News, Press | No Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 28, 2010 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that under contract to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Propulsion Research Directorate, the company has developed critical technologies for rocket propulsion applications through the Upper Stage Engine Technologies (USET) program. The USET program supports the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion […]

Air Force Research Laboratory launches New Age in Testing

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in News, Press | No Comments

9/14/2010 – EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Air Force Research Laboratory Detachment 7 here began a new phase of rocket testing with the delivery of an Upper Stage Engine Technology program turbo pump Sept. 8, 2010. The pump was delivered to AFRL’s upgraded 2A rocket test stand, where it will undergo a series of […]

Aerojet and FTT Join In Strategic Partnership to Develop NASA’s New Rocket Engines

Posted by on Apr 29, 2010 in News, Press | No Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. and Jupiter, Fla. April 29, 2010 — Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE:GY) company, and Florida Turbine Technologies (FTT) announced today that the companies have entered into a strategic partnership to compete for research, development and production on NASA’s new hydrocarbon engine and advanced upper stage engine. This expands the very successful teamwork that Aerojet […]