February 25, 2015 – WEST CHESTER, Ohio — In 2014, as CFM International celebrated its 40th anniversary, the company experienced the highest levels of new engine orders and production in its history. CFM logged orders for a total of 4,244 engines, including 1,527 CFM56 engines (commercial, military and spares) and 2,717 LEAP engines. These orders are valued at more than $50 billion U.S. at list price
February 5, 2015 – WEST CHESTER, Ohio — CFM International today announced that François Bastin has been named the company’s newest executive vice president
January 26, 2015 – SINGAPORE — BOC Aviation today announced at a special signing ceremony that it has selected CFM56-5B engines to power 10 new Airbus A320ceo aircraft. The order is valued at $200 million U.S. at list price. The airplane order was announced in July 2014
November 28, 2014 – SAO PAOLO, Brazil — Azul Brazilian Airlines today announced it has selected CFM International’s advanced LEAP-1A engine to power 35 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. CFM values engine order at more than $900 million U.S. at list price. The airplane order was announced by Airbus earlier today.
November 25, 2014 – PARIS, France — Vietnam's VietJetAir and CFM International have signed a 12-year Rate Per Flight Hour agreement to support the airline’s fleet 21 Airbus A320ceo aircraft powered by CFM56-5B engines.
November 11, 2014 – ZHUHAI, China — China’s Zhejiang Loong Airlines today signed an agreement with CFM International to purchase LEAP-1A engines to power nine Airbus A320neo aircraft. CFM values the engine order at $260 million U.S. at list price, including spare engines.
November 11, 2014 – ZHUHAI, China — CFM International's LEAP engine is performing exceptionally well in ground and flight testing on the path to engine certification and flight tests on the Airbus A320neo and COMAC C919 in 2015.
November 4, 2014 – ADDIA ABEBA, Ethiopia, — Ethiopian Airlines and CFM International today celebrated 10 years of strong partnership.
October 15, 2014 – JAKARTA, Indonesia – Lion Group and CFM International today signed a comprehensive Material Support Agreement for the airline's substantial CFM fleet, as well as a consultancy agreement to support its planned engine maintenance and overhaul center in Indonesia. The long-term, multi-billion dollar agreement will cover nearly 1,000 CFM engines which Lion Air currently has in service or on order.
October 9, 2014 – WEST CHESTER, Ohio — CFM International's LEAP engine took the skies for the first time on 6 October on a modified 747 flying testbed at GE Aviation Flight Test Operations in Victorville, California, launching the next phase of testing for the advanced engine program.