Top News on GE90

  • ​Airbus and Rolls unveil plan to restore A340-600 appeal

    Airbus and Rolls-Royce aim to boost the market appeal of the A340-600 with reconfiguration and support initiatives that address operating costs.

  • Other News for GE90

  • DUBAI: Engine Alliance studies sweeping changes for GP7200

    The Engine Alliance joint venture is studying sweeping design changes for the GP7200 – up to a new centreline engine –...

  • Key core test begins on 777X turbofan

    ​General Electric has started a second series of preliminary tests on a critical component of the 100,000lb-thrust ...

  • ANALYSIS: GE opens five-year development effort for 777X engine

    Boeing's selection of the General Electric GE9X for all three proposed variants of the still-unlaunched 777X begins a...

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  • USN study revives GE's hopes for major F414 upgrade

    News | 17 Apr 2014 15:44 | Stephen Trimble

    A major engine upgrade for the Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fleet is being seriously considered by the US Navy for a programme launch in Fiscal 2016, according to the US Navy.
  • Air India offers final 777LRs for sale

    News | 17 Apr 2014 11:16 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Air India has issued a tender to offer up to three Boeing 777-200LRs powered by General Electric GE90 engines, as the carrier seeks to exit operation of the aircraft type.
  • GE90 corrosion issue accelerates shop visits

    News | 16 Apr 2014 21:37 | Kristin Majcher

    ​GE90 engines are “providing a near-term boost” to the MRO sector because the engines, primarily for the 777-300ER, are seeing their first maintenance visits sooner than expected, says Ken Herbert, an analyst with Canaccord Genuity.
  • HAECO's 2013 operating profit dips 45%

    News | 12 Mar 2014 02:43 | Firdaus Hashim

    MRO group Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering (HAECO) has reported a net operating profit of Hong Kong dollars (HK$) 228 million ($29.3 million) for 2013.
  • Record CFM56 production lifts Safran

    News | 20 Feb 2014 15:29 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Record CFM56 production and strong civil aftermarket growth helped Safran’s aerospace propulsion division record an 11% increase in revenue to €7.79 billion ($10.69 billion) and lift operating income 26% to €1.36 billion for 2013. CFM International, the 50-50 joint venture between Safran and GE, produced 1,502 CFM56s – 96 more than in 2012 – and took 1,330 orders to finish the year with a backlog in excess of 5,000 units, and 6,000 for the Leap powerplant that will replace it after 2015.
  • MTU to grow engine services beyond overhaul

    News | 19 Feb 2014 11:58

    MTU is planning to expand its maintenance activities, while the engine MRO market’s centre of gravity is shifting further toward the OEMs.