CFM Maintains LEAP Production Target Despite MAX Grounding

Credit: Boeing
LYON, France—CFM International is planning on producing 1,800 LEAP engines this year, an unchanged target despite the Boeing 737 MAX’s predicament. The GE-Safran joint venture is relying on Boeing’s assumption that the grounding will be lifted this quarter, Safran CEO Philippe Petitcolin said...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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