Today, over 7,000 Pratt & Whitney military engines are in service with 34 armed forces worldwide, setting new standards for performance and dependability.
Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design and manufacture of next generation propulsion technology supporting both domestic and international partners. In addition, Pratt & Whitney offers a global network of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) and Military Sustainment Services facilities focused on maintaining engine readiness for our customers.
Our Latest Engines
Pratt & Whitney’s military engines include the F135 engine for the 5th Generation F-35 Lightning II, the F119 for the F-22 Raptor, the F100 family that powers the F-15 and F-16, the F117 for the C-17 Globemaster III, the J52 for the EA-6B Prowler, the TF33 powering AWACS, Joint STARS, B-52, and KC-135 aircraft, as well as the PW4062/F139 for the KC-46A Pegasus.
Pratt & Whitney’s F135 for the 5th Generation F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft is the most advanced operational fighter engine in the world, providing the warfighter with a critical technological advantage at an unparalleled value to the taxpayer.
The F119-PW-100 turbofan is the first operational 5th Generation fighter engine. It combines stealth technologies and vectored thrust with high thrust-to-weight performance to provide unprecedented maneuverability and survivability.
Pratt & Whitney’s TF33 engines
power the U.S. Air Force’s B-52
Stratofortress long-range, heavy
bombers and its E-3 Airborne Warning
and Control Systems (AWACS)
aircraft, both produced by The Boeing