JetBlue has ordered 86 Pratt & Whitney PW1100G geared turbofans to power and provide spares for the 40 Airbus A320NEOs the low-fare carrier is acquiring. A total of seven A320NEO customers have opted for the PW1100G, one fewer than rival CFM International has secured for the Leap-1A (some lessors are buying engines from both). CFM also holds the edge in the number of NEOs it is currently set to power, although many customers have yet to make their engine choice. The JetBlue deal, ...
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