Press Releases



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

AirAsia celebrates delivery of CFM LEAP-1A-powered A320neo

First Southeast Asia customer Airline has more than 800 engines on order SEPANG, Malaysia — 15 September 2016 — AirAsia...

September / 2016

Allegiant places $270 million order for CFM56-5B engines

WEST CHESTER, Ohio — 29 July 2016 — Las Vegas-based Allegiant has announced its selection of CFM International CFM56-5B engines...

July / 2016