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Air India and CFM celebrate LEAP-1A-powered A320neo EIS and delivery of 100th LEAP-1A engine

First LEAP operator in India Airline’s CFM fleet, in service or on order, at more than 200 engines DELHI, India — 12 April 2017 — Air India and CFM International today celebrated the delivery and entry into service of the airline’s first LEAP-1A-powered A320neo air...
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Jet Airways and CFM celebrate 6 million CFM56-7B flight hour milestone

MUMBAI, India — 3 November 2016 — At a special ceremony here, Jet Airways and CFM International recently celebrated the achievement of six million total engine flight hours by the airline’s fleet of CFM56-7B engines....
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CFM LEAP-1B Boeing 737 MAX 9 takes to the skies

Engines performed very well SEATTLE, Washington — 13 April 2017 — The Boeing [NYSE: BA] 737 MAX 9, powered by advanced LEAP-1B engines, today successfully completed a two-hour, 42- minute first flight, taking off from Renton Field in Renton, Washington, at 10:53 a....
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China’s CDB Leasing places $1.26 billion CFM LEAP-1A engine order

·        First Chinese lessor to order all LEAP engine models (-1A/-1B/-1C)...
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Virgin America takes delivery of first LEAP-1A-powered A321neo

CFM-powered A320neo family boosts fuel efficiency by at least 15 percent Significant reductions in emissions and noise HAMBURG, Germany – April 20, 2017 – Virgin America today took delivery of the Airbus A321neo aircraft powered by CFM International’s advanced LEAP...
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Frontier Airlines takes delivery of LEAP-1A-powered A320neo

Frontier Airlines takes delivery of LEAP-1A-powered A320neo...
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A321neo with CFM LEAP-1A engines receives joint EASA / FAA certification

Engine performing well in commercial service on A320neo. TOULOUSE, France — 1 March 2017 — Airbus today announced that the A321neo powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engine has received Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the ...
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2016 CFM orders surpass 2,600 engines

2016 orders valued at nearly $36 billion U.S. at list price Total LEAP engines orders valued at $170 billion U.S. at list price Production maintaining historic highs WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 14 February 2017 — CFM International achieved near record orders in 2016, with...
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CFM Names New President

Brings a wealth of CFM history to the role West Chester, Ohio — 1 February 2017 — CFM International (CFM) today named Gaël Méheust as its new president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Mr. Méheust is replacing Jean-Paul Ebanga, who had served as ...
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