Top News on GEnx

  • GE to outfit 777X engines with new composite fan blades


    ​General Electric has redesigned the engines that will power the Boeing 777X to have thinner and stronger blades than any GE engine in service, and to power the aircraft more efficiently with fewer of them.


  • Other News for GEnx

  • Boeing delivers first GE-powered 787-9


    ​Boeing has delivered the first GE Aviation-powered 787-9 off the production line to United Airlines, which also...


  • Air France-KLM picks GEnx-1B to power 787 fleet


    ​Air France-KLM selected General Electric engines in a deal valued at more than $1.7 billion at list prices to power...


  • GE-powered JAL 787 has in-flight shutdown


    A Japan Airlines Boeing 787 pilot on 9 March commanded an in-flight engine shut down after receiving an oil pressure...


  • News Listings for GEnx

  • ANALYSIS: GEnx misses fuel burn spec on 787, but on upgrade path

    News | 23 Sep 2014 13:29 | Stephen Trimble

    ​One month before Boeing returned the 787-8 to flight in May 2013 after an 18-week grounding caused by battery fires, GE Aviation quietly certificated the third major production version of the GEnx-1B, inching one of the two propulsion options for the Dreamliner closer to the promised fuel efficiency targets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-GEnx-misses-fuel-burn-spec-on-787-but-on-upgrade-path-403937/
  • GECAS extends TUI Travel relationship with engine deal

    News | 16 Sep 2014 10:26 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor GECAS has closed a sale-and-leaseback engine transaction with TUI Travel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GECAS-extends-TUI-Travel-relationship-with-engine-deal-403731/
  • Boeing delivers first GE-powered 787-9

    News | 04 Sep 2014 12:55 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing has delivered the first GE Aviation-powered 787-9 off the production line to United Airlines, which also becomes the first North American customer to receive the stretched model of the Dreamliner.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-delivers-first-GE-powered-787-9-403344/
  • GE to outfit 777X engines with new composite fan blades

    News | 26 Aug 2014 20:29 | Dan Parsons

    ​General Electric has redesigned the engines that will power the Boeing 777X to have thinner and stronger blades than any GE engine in service, and to power the aircraft more efficiently with fewer of them.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GE-to-outfit-777X-engines-with-new-composite-fan-blades-403033/
  • Air India 787 grounded for engine inspection, repair

    News | 21 Aug 2014 21:02 | Stephen Trimble

    An Air India Boeing 787-8 is grounded through at least 23 August while GE Aviation inspects a potential fault in the accessory gearbox of both GEnx-1B engines installed on the aircraft, the engine maker says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-India-787-grounded-for-engine-inspection-repair-402922/
  • ANALYSIS: GE ponders 3D printing for GE9X turbine blade

    News | 06 Aug 2014 09:52 | Stephen Trimble

    Low-pressure turbine (LPT) blades for aircraft engines could be the next application conquered by additive manufacturing techniques.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-GE-ponders-3D-printing-for-GE9X-turbine-blade-401898/