Delta debuts world's largest engine test cell for bigger, better jets

Delta Air Lines debuted the world’s largest jet engine test facility at its Atlanta headquarters Thursday, propelling aviation innovation to new heights.

The Atlanta-based airline’s new $100 million state-of-the-art test cell will help technicians monitor and maintain the powerful engines that go inside Delta’s jets.

It’s the first cell built by a U.S. airline in more than 20 years, and is capable of running a mounted, stationary engine at a power that’s twice as much as the airline’s current test…

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