Press Releases



Arkia places $112 million LEAP-1A order

Will take delivery beginning in 2018 Becomes CFM’s newest customer WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 26 April 2017 — Arkia Israeli...

April / 2017

Virgin America takes delivery of first LEAP-1A-powered A321neo

CFM-powered A320neo family boosts fuel efficiency by at least 15 percent Significant reductions in emissions and noise HAMBURG, Germany –...

April / 2017

CFM LEAP-1B Boeing 737 MAX 9 takes to the skies

Engines performed very well SEATTLE, Washington — 13 April 2017 — The Boeing [NYSE: BA] 737 MAX 9, powered by...

April / 2017

Air India and CFM celebrate LEAP-1A-powered A320neo EIS and delivery of 100th LEAP-1A engine

First LEAP operator in India Airline’s CFM fleet, in service or on order, at more than 200 engines DELHI, India...

April / 2017

LEAP-1A-powered A319neo make maiden flight

TOULOUSE, France – The first Airbus A319neo, powered by CFM International’s LEAP-1A engine, made its maiden flight on March 31st....

April / 2017

Boeing 737 MAX 8 with CFM LEAP-1B engines receives FAA certification

Paves the way for entry into service later this year SEATTLE, Washington — 9 March 2017 — Boeing today announced...

March / 2017

A321neo with CFM LEAP-1A engines receives joint EASA / FAA certification

Engine performing well in commercial service on A320neo. TOULOUSE, France — 1 March 2017 — Airbus today announced that the...

March / 2017

2016 CFM orders surpass 2,600 engines

2016 orders valued at nearly $36 billion U.S. at list price Total LEAP engines orders valued at $170 billion U.S....

February / 2017