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.
September 30, 2014 – CFM56-5B production line in Villaroche, France – WEST CHESTER, Ohio — easyJet, one of Europe's leading airlines, today announced an additional order with CFM International for 54 CFM56-5B engines to power the 27 Airbus A320ceo (current engine option) aircraft scheduled to begin delivery between 2015 and 2018. The aircraft order was previously announced; the airline is exercising 27 existing purchase rights. CFM values the firm engine order at more than $560 million U.S. at list price.
September 8, 2014 – NEW YORK, New York — Ryanair today announced its commitment to purchase 200 LEAP-1B engines to power 100 Boeing 737 MAX 200. Boeing formally launched the airplane, a variant of the MAX 8 that can accommodate up to 200 passengers, today with this order. Once finalized, the firm engine order is valued at more than $2.6 billion U.S. at list price.
August 25, 2014 – WEST CHESTER, Ohio – BOC Aviation today announced an order for 100 LEAP-1B engines to power 50 new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, as well as 60 CFM56-7BE engines to power 30 additional Boeing Next-Generation 737s. CFM values the total engine order at $2 billion U.S. at list price.
July 17, 2014 – FARNBOROUGH, England — CFM International’s industry-leading LEAP and CFM56 product lines remain the engines of choice for single-aisle aircraft, with the company signing orders, commitments, and long-term service agreements for a total of 1,062 engines at the 2014 Farnborough Air Show.
July 16, 2014 – FARNBOROUGH, England — CFM International is pleased by Hainan Airline's commitment to purchase 50 CFM-powered Boeing 737 MAX aircraft and look forward to finalizing this order, along with Boeing, in the very near future. The final order will be valued at $$1.3 billion U.S. at list price.
July 16, 2014 – FARNBOROUGH, England — China's 9 Air has ordered CFM International's LEAP-1B engine to power 30 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, in addition to CFM56-7B engines to power 20 Next-Generation 737s. CFM values the order at $3.7 billion U.S. at list price, including spare engines and a long-term service agreement. The airplane orders were previously announced.
July 15, 2014 – FARNBOROUGH, England– In a continuation of its relationship with CFM International, ST Aerospace has renewed its TRUEngine authorized maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider license for CFM56 engines, demonstrating a further commitment to OEM quality engine maintenance.
July 15, 2014 – FARNBOROUGH, England — Interjet, one of Mexico's leading domestic airlines, today announced it has selected CFM International’s advanced LEAP-1A engine to power its new fleet of 40 Airbus A320neo family aircraft CFM values the order, including the long-term support package, at $2.9 billion U.S. at list price. The aircraft were originally announced in November 2012.