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Gulf Air, CFM sign a $1.9 billion LEAP-1A engine & services deal

More than doubles CFM-powered fleet Expands 25-year relationship DUBAI, U.A.E. — 12 November 2017 — Gulf Air and CFM International today signed an agreement for the purchase of 58 LEAP-1A engines to power 17 Airbus A321neo and 12 A320neo aircraft, as well as an add...
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EGYPTAIR selects LEAP-1A engine for new A320neos

Takes total EGYPTAIR CFM fleet to more than 80 engines Expands 20-year relationship DUBAI, U.A.E. — 15 November 2017 — Egyptian flag carrier EGYPTAIR today announced that it will lease 15 new Airbus A320neo aircraft powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engine fro...
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CFM seeing record production in 2017; orders continue at near-record levels

2017 orders to date valued at $41.5 billion U.S. at list price Production again reaching historic highs DUBAI, U.A.E. — 13 November 2017 — CFM International will achieve record production levels in 2017, with a planned rate of 1,800, to 1,900 engines by year end.  ...
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ICBC Leasing places $1.1 billion order for CFM LEAP-1B engines

Follow on from 2017 Paris Air Show LEAP order Has orders for 45 LEAP-1C-powered C919 aircraft BEIJING, China – 10 November 2017 —  U.S. President Trump and China President Xi Jinping, witnessed the signing of an agreement between ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd, a ...
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SilkAir signs $1 billion CFM LEAP-1B engine support agreement

Supports entire LEAP-1B fleet First aircraft entered service on 5 October 2017 WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 10 November 2017 — SilkAir has signed a 15-year Rate Per Flight Hour (RPFH) maintenance agreement with CFM International to support the LEAP-1B engines that will pow...
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Alaska Airlines signs $500 million support agreement

Supports CFM56-7B / Next-Generation 737 fleet Includes spare engines WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 1 November 2017 — Alaska Airlines and CFM International have signed a nine-year Rate Per Flight Hour (RPFH) maintenance agreement to support 128 CFM56-7B engines that power th...
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Alaska Airlines signs $500 million support agreement

Supports CFM56-7B / Next-Generation 737 fleet Includes spare engines WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 1 November 2017 — Alaska Airlines and CFM International have signed a nine-year Rate Per Flight Hour (RPFH) maintenance agreement to support 128 CFM56-7B engines that power th...
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CFM56 fleet surpasses 500 million flight cycles

Maintains highest reliability in the industry Nearly 1,900 engines still to be delivered WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 31 October 2017 — CFM International’s ubiquitous CFM56 engine fleet has surpassed 500 million flight cycles while logging nearly 900 million flight hours s...
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CFM signs third-party LEAP aftermarket support agreements

Adds additional capacity to support growing fleet WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 2 October 2017 — CFM International has signed agreements with Lufthansa Technik and AFI KLM E&M to provide maintenance and overhaul support for the company’s advanced LEAP engine product lin...
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