Top News on genx-1b

  • Air India 787 grounded for engine inspection, repair


    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.


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  • 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...


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  • ANALYSIS: Airlines satisfied with 787 engines despite efficiency miss

    News | 17 Nov 2014 09:33 | Stephen Trimble

    ​If one of today’s market fashions becomes permanent, the Boeing 787 could be the last commercial widebody aircraft that offers buyers a choice of an engine supplier: the GE Aviation GEnx-1B or the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airlines-satisfied-with-787-engines-despite-efficiency-miss-405875/
  • ANALYSIS: After three years in service, how is 787 performing?

    News | 14 Nov 2014 14:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​All Nippon Airways introduces Masami Tsukamoto as the first airline pilot outside of Boeing who was allowed to take the controls of the 787-8. When the day finally came to fly the first Dreamliner delivered to ANA from Seattle to Tokyo, Tsukamoto’s reading on the pre-flight fuel gauge still surprises him three here later.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-After-three-years-in-service-how-is-787-performing-405814/
  • Mexican air force 787 starts VIP conversion

    News | 20 Oct 2014 12:01 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The government of Mexico has acquired a Boeing 787 for operation by its air force, with the aircraft to be configured for head of state and other VIP transport duties. Made earlier this year, the purchase will result in the service becoming the first military operator to introduce the Dreamliner.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mexican-air-force-787-starts-VIP-conversion-404956/
  • Xiamen Airlines 787 sustains damage to engine cowling

    News | 02 Oct 2014 03:40 | Mavis Toh

    A Xiamen Airlines Boeing 787-8 sustained damage to its left engine cowling on 1 October after coming into contact with an aerobridge.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Xiamen-Airlines-787-sustains-damage-to-engine-cowling-404371/
  • ANALYSIS: GEnx misses fuel burn spec on 787, but on upgrade path

    News | 23 Sep 2014 14:29 | 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/
  • Boeing delivers first GE-powered 787-9

    News | 04 Sep 2014 13:55 | 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/