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‘This is not a jet’: Pratt & Whitney exec explains why CSeries is quieter than critics think

In the PurePower engine, the intake fan is separated from the turbine by a gearbox so both can run at optimal speeds.

When politicians and activists talk about Porter Airlines’ plan to fly “jets” out of Toronto’s downtown airport, they show a fundamental misunderstanding of the technology on Bombardier Inc.’s CSeries aircraft, according to the executive who developed the plane’s engine.

Ottawa says ‘no’ to jets at Toronto island airport, dealing blow to Porter’s CSeries plans

The federal Liberals have put the kibosh on Porter Airlines’ expansion plans, dealing a blow to Bombardier Inc., even as Quebec asks Ottawa to throw the struggling company another lifeline

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