GE Aviation Orders Top $13B at Dubai Air Show

GE Aviation and CFM International, a 50/50 joint venture between GE and Snecma (SAFRAN group), announced engine and service order deals.

-     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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