Top News on cfm56

  • EasyJet firms up remaining A320 options


    ​UK budget carrier EasyJet has converted its last remaining 27 options for baseline Airbus A320s.


  • Other News for cfm56

  • France takes delivery of upgraded E-3F


    ​The French air force has taken delivery of its first upgraded Boeing E-3F airborne warning and control system (AWACS)...


  • FARNBOROUGH: CFM International gearing up for Leap debut


    About to reach its 40th birthday, engine manufacturer CFM International faces one of the bigger changes in its history...


  • AirAsia A320 veers off runway in Brunei


    ​An AirAsia Airbus A320 veered off the runway upon landing at Brunei International Airport on 7 July.


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  • EasyJet confirms CFM56 for additional A320s

    News | 01 Oct 2014 08:19

    ​UK budget carrier EasyJet is staying with the CFM International CFM56 powerplant for its newly-exercised Airbus A320 options.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EasyJet-confirms-CFM56-for-additional-A320s-404330/
  • PIA seeks buyers for 55 aircraft engines

    News | 01 Oct 2014 07:37 | Firdaus Hashim

    Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is offering a 55  various aircraft engines for sale through tender.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PIA-seeks-buyers-for-55-aircraft-engines-404327/
  • ​ANALYSIS: How CFM powered its way to market leader

    News | 30 Sep 2014 11:19 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Three decades ago, when CFM International was preparing to debut its new CFM56 engine on the re-engined McDonnell Douglas DC-8 Series 70, the engine market for commercial jets was a simple three-way affair.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-CFM-powered-its-way-to-market-leader-403438/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-From-vision-to-worlds-most-successful-commercial-engine-40-years-of-CFM-403417/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 22-29 September 2014

    News | 29 Sep 2014 07:56 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Air France sells another 747-400ERFhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-22-29-September-2014-404226/
  • ANALYSIS: the Airbus A319 aircraft report

    News | 26 Sep 2014 15:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The market for the likes of the Airbus A319 is difficult. In the current environment, airlines would opt for larger aircraft as load factors are high.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-the-Airbus-A319-aircraft-report-404194/