Lufthansa Technik and GE Aviation selected the Legnica Special Economic Zone in Środa Śląska, Poland as the site for its MRO joint venture for GEnx-2B and GE9X engines. The joint venture, called XEOS, will invest about $267 million in the new facility. Ground breaking on the 350,000 sq. ft. facility will begin in spring 2017, and the facility will open in September 2018 with capability to repair GEnx-2B engines that power the Boeing 747-8 aircraft. MRO capabilities for the GE9X, which powers ...

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