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CFM and Aviation Capital Group Announce Order for LEAP-1B Engines to Power 20 Additional Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

Brings total direct-buy LEAP-1B-powered portfolio to 100 aircraft FARNBOROUGH, England — 17 July 2018 — CFM International and Aviation Capital Group LLC (ACG) today announced an order for LEAP-1B engines to power 20 additional Boeing 737 MAX aircraft just announced...
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Comair Limited signs $160 million CFM56-7B RPFH agreement

       Long-term support for Next-Generation 737 aircraft fleet FARNBOROUGH, England — 17 July 2018 — South Africa’s private domestic airline operator, JSE-listed Comair Limited, has signed an eight-year Rate Per Flight Hour (RPFH) agreement to support is fleet of ...
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STARLUX, CFM conclude long-term LEAP-1A service agreement

Support for leased fleet Adds LEAP-1A spare engine FARNBOROUGH, England — 17 July 2018 — STARLUX and CFM International concluded a long-term service agreement to support the airline’s fleet of leased Airbus A321neo aircraft powered by the advanced LEAP-1A engine.  ...
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Loong Air and CFM sign $500 million support agreement for LEAP-1A & CFM56-5B engines

FARNBOROUGH, England — 17 July 2018 —  Zhejiang Loong Airlines today signed a long-term Rate Per Flight Hour agreement with CFM International to support its fleet of LEAP-1A and CFM56-5B engines. The agreement is valued at $500 million U.S. at list price....
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Vistara signs LOI for additional CFM LEAP-1A engines

Will be used to strengthen domestic network, support international expansion  FARNBOROUGH, England — 16 July 2018 — Delhi-based Vistara Airlines and CFM International today signed a Letter of Intent for the purchase of 26 LEAP-1A engines to power 13 additional Airb...
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Hongtu Airlines, CFM sign $400+ million engine/RPFH agreements

Agreements include long-term services FARNBOROUGH, England — 16 July 2018 — Yunnan Hongtu Airlines and CFM International have signed an agreement for the purchase of CFM56-5B engines to power three Airbus A320ceo aircraft. In addition, the airline signed a 12-year ...
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The LEAP engine: 10 years on

More than 385 aircraft in service Surpassed 1.5 million engine flight hours FARNBOROUGH — 14 July 2018 — On July 13, 2008, CFM International’s parent companies, GE Aviation and Safran Aircraft Engines, made history by launching the advanced LEAP-X engine program.  ...
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2018 CFM orders surpass 1,370 engines through June

Orders valued at more than $19.7 billion U.S. at list price Total LEAP engine orders valued at $220+ billion U.S. at list price Production maintaining historic highs  FARNBOROUGH, England — 14 July 2018 — 2018 orders for CFM International’s two product lines have r...
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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...
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