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The XWB -84 has entered service so focus is shifting to -97 for the even bigger Airbus A350-1000.
Esterline CMC Electronics is providing its CMA-9000 flight management system to make a cargo airline’s A300 fleet CNS/ATM-compliant.
CFM International is busily flight-testing its Leap 1A, 1B and 1C turbofans.
Having acquired Cruezet and Manoir, the French company is able to offer a broad range of products and services to OEMs.
The CSeries program is accelerating away from delays as new boss Fred Cromer seems to improve its image.
The Beluga XL, an A330 derivative, is to enter into service in 2019.
The company brought its combined vision, MultiScan ThreatTrack weather radar and Pro Line Fusion for helicopters.
Contributing to reaching the A320neo production goal of 50 per month will be the new A320 final assembly line (FAL) in Mobile, Alabama.
New A380 cabin options aim to boost revenue and reduce unit costs.
P&W improves processes and gets smart on manufacturing engines, getting the best out of suppliers.