Press Releases



Jet Airways and CFM celebrate 6 million CFM56-7B flight hour milestone

MUMBAI, India — 3 November 2016 — At a special ceremony here, Jet Airways and CFM International recently celebrated the...

November / 2016

China’s CDB Leasing places $1.26 billion CFM LEAP-1A engine order

·        First Chinese lessor to order all LEAP engine models (-1A/-1B/-1C) ZHUHAI, China – 1 November 2016 – CDB Leasing...

November / 2016

Frontier Airlines takes delivery of LEAP-1A-powered A320neo

Frontier Airlines takes delivery of LEAP-1A-powered A320neo First North American customer Airline has 160 engines on order to power 80...

October / 2016

Avianca Brasil takes delivery of CFM LEAP-1A-powered A320neo

First Americas operator   TOULOUSE, France — Sao Paolo-based Avianca Brasil has taken delivery of the first CFM International LEAP-1A-powered...

October / 2016

CFM56 reaches record production rate as CFM delivers 30,000th engine

On track to produce nearly 1,700 engines in 2016 Maintaining a 3,000 engine backlog Smooth transition to LEAP engine underway...

October / 2016

Pegasus Airlines enjoys smooth entry into service with LEAP-1A

Airline has introduced four aircraft to date Fleet is averaging 10 cycles per day WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 27 September 2016...

September / 2016

CFM’s Aircraft Engine Maintenance Training Center celebrates 20th anniversary

School opened in 1996 More than 13,000 airline technicians trained   GUANGHAN, Sichuan, China – 23 September 2016 — CFM...

September / 2016

Malaysia Airlines finalizes $630 million U.S. CFM LEAP-1B engine order

   LEAP-1B engines to power 737 MAX  KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA — September 22, 2016 — At a special ceremony here...

September / 2016