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Lycoming Engines is a major aircraft engine company in the USA
1928 Lycoming began making small- and medium-sized piston engines, of which many thousands have been made for all types of aircraft and helicopters.
1936 the company became a division of the Avco Corporation
1956 Entered the small-gas-turbine business with production contracts for the U.S. Services in respect of engines of their own design
1987 AVCO was purchased by Textron Inc to become Textron Lycoming.
2002 the company was renamed Lycoming Engines