News from CFM International

Featured News

LEAP engine surpasses 600,000 flight hours

More than 210 aircraft in service on five continents Will reach one million flight hours in coming months SINGAPORE — 6 February 2018 — CFM International’s advanced LEAP engine continues to set a new industry standard for fuel efficiency and asset utilization as th...
Read more May / 2019

Royal Brunei selects LEAP-1A engine for new A320neos

Deliveries scheduled for 2018 Newest LEAP customer SINGAPORE — 6 February 2018 —  Royal Brunei Airlines, the national flagship carrier of Brunei Darussalam, has selected CFM International’s advanced LEAP-1A engine to power seven new Airbus A320neo aircraft schedule...
Read more May / 2019

2017 CFM orders surpass 3,300 engines

Orders valued at more than $46 billion U.S. at list price Total LEAP engine orders valued at $206 billion U.S. at list price Production maintaining historic highs  SINGAPORE — 6 February 2018 — Orders for CFM International’s two product lines again achieved near-re...
Read more May / 2019

Sébastien Imbourg named new CFM Executive Vice President

Led LEAP program at SAE for three years WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 21 February 2018 — CFM International today announced that Sébastien Imbourg has been named executive vice president, replacing François Bastin. Mr. Bastin, who had served in the role since February 2015, ...
Read more May / 2019

CFM adds LEAP-1A/LEAP-1B capability to Hyderabad CFM Training Center

State-of-the-art facility support customers throughout India, Middle East, and Far East airlines  HYDERABAD, India — 8 March 2018 — Ten years after it was officially opened, CFM International has expanded the capability of the CFM Training Center here to include b...
Read more May / 2019

SpiceJet, CFM sign $12.5 billion engine/services deal

Finalizes LEAP-1B engine order for 155 737 MAX airplanes Adds long-term services agreement for entire LEAP-1B fleet  GURUGRAM, India — 10 March 2018 —SpiceJet and CFM International today announced a $12.5 billion U.S. agreement that finalizes the purchase of LEAP-1...
Read more May / 2019

Lion Group finalizes $5.5 billion U.S. LEAP-1A engine order

Makes Lion Group largest LEAP engine customer in the world CFM to provide expanded MRO support JAKARTA, Indonesia — 29 March 2018 — At a special signing ceremony here today, Transportation Partners, the leasing arm of Lion Group, and CFM International finalized an ...
Read more May / 2019

CAAC issues LEAP-1A Validated Type Certificate

Paves the way for LEAP-powered A320neo deliveries to China Validates original EASA type certificate. WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 9 April 2018 — The Civil Aviation Administration of China issued the Validated Type Certificate (VTC) for CFM International’s LEAP-1A engine on...
Read more May / 2019

SCAT begins LEAP-1B-powered 737 MAX operations

Five additional 737 MAX 8 aircraft on order SHYMKENT, Kazakhstan — 10 April 2018 — SCAT Airlines became the first airline in Central Asia to operate the Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplanes powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1B engines April 2 when the airline completed a o...
Read more May / 2019