Boeing-Safran Names New APU Company: Initium Aerospace

Credit: Safran
SEATTLE—Boeing and Safran have named their joint venture for auxiliary power units (APUs), calling it Initium Aerospace. According to their Feb. 13 announcement, the name stems from an obvious origin. “From its Latin roots, initium means ‘the beginning’ or ‘to start,’” the companies explained. “This...

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