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  • PICTURE: A320neo makes maiden flight

    The Airbus A320neo has made its maiden flight, taking off from Toulouse at just past noon Central European Time.

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Pratt & Whitney, Alcoa forge blades partnership

    Pratt & Whitney and Alcoa have sealed a partnership that underpins the Pure Power PW1000G geared turbofan engine...

  • FARNBOROUGH: Boeing courts low-costs with 200-seat Max 8

    Boeing is to target its new 200-seat “minor model” of the 737 Max at the fast-growing low-cost carrier market.

  • CSeries restarts engines, but rules out Farnborough debut

    ​Bombardier has restarted engine ground runs for the CSeries test fleet 13 days after an uncontained engine failure,...

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  • ANALYSIS: From vision to world's most successful commercial engine: 40 years of CFM

    News | 29 Sep 2014 10:07 | Murdo Morrison

    ​It began with a casual encounter in Paris and has flourished into a 40-year marriage with a prodigiously successful offspring. CFM International – the union between the USA’s General Electric and France’s Snecma – is heading towards production of its 30,000th engine. But the joint venture’s start, back in the 1970s, was stuttering. The first years of the transatlantic relationship were fraught with cultural and language challenges, questions over the structure of the enterprise, and concerns within the US administration over transfer of sensitive military technology.
  • PICTURE: A320neo makes maiden flight

    News | 25 Sep 2014 10:55

    The Airbus A320neo has made its maiden flight, taking off from Toulouse at just past noon Central European Time.
  • Ethiopian orders up to 35 737 Max 8s

    News | 20 Sep 2014 16:27 | Edward Russell

    ​Ethiopian Airlines has ordered up to 35 Boeing 737 Max 8s, as part of its plan to become a leading airline in Africa.
  • Lufthansa orders 15 A320neos for Swiss

    News | 17 Sep 2014 12:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Swiss International Air Lines is to receive 15 Airbus A320neo jets following an order for the type from parent Lufthansa Group.
  • GKN agrees risk-share on Embraer E2 engines

    News | 16 Sep 2014 08:23 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Pratt & Whitney has agreed a risk-sharing pact with the UK's GKN Aerospace covering development and production of the PW1900G powerplant for the re-engined Embraer 190-E2 and 195-E2.
  • CFM relaxed about delay to Leap flight tests

    News | 11 Sep 2014 14:35 | Murdo Morrison

    ​CFM says a delay in launching flight tests of the first two Leap variants will not stymie certification plans for the narrowbody engine.