CFM International, the GE Aviation/Snecma joint venture, said it secured orders/commitments and service agreements for 1,062 engines at the Farnborough Airshow.
It noted that among its wins at Farnborough was easyJet choosing the LEAP-1A for 100 Airbus A320neo family aircraft and the CFM56-5B for 35 A320ceo family aircraft. Also, American Airlines selected the LEAP-1A for 100 A320neos.
“As of today, we have total orders and commitments for more than 3,000 engines” so far in 2014, president and CEO Jean-Paul Ebanga said in a statement. “And it is still only July. Both the LEAP and CFM56 product lines continue to prove their worth.”