Indian LCC IndiGo flipped its preferred engine supplier, ordering CFM LEAP-1A engines to power 280 Airbus A320neo-family aircraft it has on order—aircraft that will fly alongside Pratt & Whitney PW1000G geared turbofan (GTF) Airbus narrowbodies. The Gurgaon-based carrier operates a fleet of 232 aircraft, including 216 A320-family aircraft. Only 17 are powered by CFM engines—all CFM56-powered A320ceos. It also has 108 International Aero Engines (IAE)-powered A320ceos. Pratt ...

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