The CFM International LEAP-1A engine, one of two engine choices on the Airbus A320neo, has been jointly certified by FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). Airbus is set to deliver the first A320neo—powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines—to Qatar Airways next month. The LEAP-1A-powered A320neo began flight testing in May. “It has been an incredible journey for the entire CFM team to get the engine to this point,” CFM EVP Francois Bastin said in ...

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