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AirAsia celebrates delivery of CFM LEAP-1A-powered A320neo

First Southeast Asia customer Airline has more than 800 engines on order SEPANG, Malaysia — 15 September 2016 — AirAsia has become the first Southeast Asian airline to take delivery of the CFM International LEAP-1A-powered A320neo aircraft.  The official aircraft w...
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First LEAP-1A-powered A320neo aircraft delivered to Pegasus Airlines

Airline placed an order for 200 engines in 2013 Has been a CFM customer since 1990   WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 21 July  2016 — Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines has become the first airline to take delivery of the Airbus A320neo powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engin...
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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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LEAP-1C IPS Certification

Another step closer to first flight COLOGNE, Germany / BOSTON, Massachusetts — 21 December 2016 — CFM International’s advanced LEAP-1C integrated propulsion system was today simultaneously awarded Type Certificates by both the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)...
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Air Europa and CFM International celebrate 30-year relationship

Began operations with CFM56 engines Ordered LEAP-1B engines PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain — 21 November 2016 — Air Europa and CFM International are celebrating the 30th anniversary of a very successful relationship that began in 1986 when the airline launched passenger ...
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CFM to offer LEAP-1C maintenance training at AEMTC

First customer trainees expected in 2018 ZHUHAI, China – 3 November 2016 – CFM International plans to begin offering LEAP-1C line maintenance training at the Aero Engine Maintenance and Training Center (AEMTC) in Guanghan City. The LEAP-1C training engine, wh...
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Boeing 737 MAX 8 with CFM LEAP-1B engines receives FAA certification

Paves the way for entry into service later this year SEATTLE, Washington — 9 March 2017 — Boeing today announced that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has certified the 737 MAX 8 airplane powered by CFM International LEAP-1B engines for commercial ser...
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