CFM International has won a $47 million contract for the procurement of one CFM56-7B24EG04 engine for the C-40A aircraft and three CFM56-7B27AE engines for the P-8 Poseidon aircraft.
Work is expected to be completed in September 2018, US Department fo Defense said in a statement Tuesday.
CFM International, a 50/50 joint company between Safran Aircraft Engines and General Electric, develops, produces and markets CFM56 engines. CFM powers the Boeing 737 military versions : Airborne Early Warning & Control, C-40 Clipper transport and P-8 Poseidon Maritime Aircraft.
CFM has delivered the first two production engines (a shipset) for Airbus on April 2. This delivery paves the way for installation on the first customer aircraft and for entry into service by mid-year
PARIS --- Czech Airlines, the Czech Republics flagship carrier, has awarded a seven-year engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) contract to Snecma Services (SAFRAN group) covering their CFM56-3 engines.>> Snecma Services engineers will work with Czech Airlines in this ESPO Engine Services Per Operation contract to provide a complete package of services that ensures excellent reliability at optimum cost
FARNBOROUGH --- CFM International booked orders for 540 new CFM56-5B and CFM56-7B engines during the 2008 Farnborough Air Show, in addition to inking a materials and service agreement with ST Aerospace. These agreements are valued at more than $5 billion U
FARNBOROUGH, England --- The Dubai governments new low-cost carrier, FlyDubai, has ordered 50 CFM56-7B-powered Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 and 737-900 aircraft. The engine order is valued at nearly $700 million U
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