Department of the Navy awards $140M production contract to GE Aviation for T408 engines
November 17, 2017
LYNN, Massachusetts--U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) awarded GE Aviation a $143,481,258 Low-Rate Initial Production (LRIP) contract to build 22 T408-GE-400 engines that will power the U.S. Marine Corps' CH-53K King Stallion helicopters.
DUBAI, U.A.E. — Egyptian flag carrier EGYPTAIR today announced that it will lease 15 new Airbus A320neo aircraft powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engine from AerCap. The airline is scheduled to begin taking delivery shortly.
SAFAIR signed GE's TrueChoice Overhaul Agreement for CFM56 engines
November 15, 2017
DUBAI AIR SHOW -- SAFAIR Operations (PTY) LTD signed a five-year, TrueChoiceTM Overhaul agreement with GE Aviation for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of its CFM56-7B* engines that power its Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
LEAP engine delivering on commitments in commercial service
November 14, 2017
DUBAI, U.A.E — CFM International’s advanced LEAP engine continues to set a new industry standard for fuel efficiency and asset utilization as fleet continues the most rapid buildup in commercial aviation history.