News and developments about aircraft engines, including turbofan, turboprop, turboshaft and piston.
The engine-maker provides sneak peak at long-term vision for new common core engine.
With its CFM International partner GE Aviation, Safran is transitioning from production of its CFM56 turbofans to the new Leap engines.
Safran is investing around $75 million in a new factory at Queretaro.
Three of the Chinese group’s airlines have joined the power-by-the-hour scheme, West Air, Capital and Tianjin Airlines
Whole Pratt & Whitney insists it will start delivering revised engines for Airbus A320neos in June.
Qatar Airways is pushing for compensation over A320neo delivery delays.
Lion Group’s leasing arm Transportation Partners has placed a $4.9 billion deal for Leap-1A engines.
GKN will supply test shafts for Avic's CJ1000 engine.
Beijing MRO service provider also works on thrust reversers
Qingdao has also signed a 12-year materials services agreement with CFM to support the fleet.