- Deutsche Lufthansa selected CFM56-5B engines to power four new
Airbus A320 aircraft in a firm engine order valued at approximately $60 million (USD) list price.
- Air China finalized its agreement to purchase 20 GEnx-2B engines
to power its five Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental aircraft. The carrier also signed a 15-year OnPointSM solution agreement for the maintenance of its GEnx-2B engines.
- Cathay Pacific Airways signed a 15-year OnPointSM solution
agreement with GE Aviation that covers the maintenance of the GE90-115B engine fleet for four Boeing 777-300ER aircraft and eight 777-200 Freighters ordered in August along with the 10 Boeing 777-300ER aircraft ordered in March. GE plans to use Taikoo Engine Services (Xiamen) Company Limited (TEXL), an affiliate of HAECO, to perform much of the maintenance under this agreement.
- Zurich, Switzerland-based VIP carrier Comlux announced that it
will power its new Airbus ACJ321 with CFM International's CFM56-5B engine. The engine order is valued at approximately $20 million (USD) list price.
- Egyptian carrier Petroleum Air Services ordered one
CF34-8-powered CRJ900 aircraft. Delivery is set for first quarter of 2012.
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This includes plans to design and build a $120 million engine overhaul facility for Emirates airline in Dubai.
Southwest Airlines signed a 20-year OnPointSM solution agreement, valued at more than $1 billion, with GE Aviation for its 78 Boeing 737-800 Next Gen aircraft.
Emirates has also signed a 12-year OnPointSM solution services agreement for the maintenance and overhaul of its GE90-115B engines.
At Sunday's opening day of the Dubai Air Show, GE Aviation received $26 billion (USD list price) in jet engine orders and services agreements for wide-body Boeing aircraft from three leading...