CFM Develops Durability Upgrade For NEO And MAX

Credit: CFM
LOS ANGELES—CFM is testing an improved booster design for the Leap engine, which will be introduced on both the Airbus A320neo and Boeing 737 MAX variants. CFM says the revised low-pressure (LP) compressor configuration will be introduced at entry into service on the MAX in 2017. If deliveries of...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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