Special Topics Pages https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/31641/more en Support Networks Vital For Success https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/support-networks-vital-success <div class="node-body article-body">It has been a trend for some years now that the OEMs have been increasing their presence in the aftermarket. In fact, the engine manufacturers have been among the leaders in this movement. And one of the key reasons was precisely to provide service centers closer to their customers.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/support-networks-vital-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/support-networks-vital-success#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:53:00 +0000 1965468 at https://aviationweek.com <p>Credit: GE&nbsp;</p> GE Aviation's 100 Year History – Chapter 1: Reimagining Flight https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-aviations-100-year-history-chapter-1-reimagining-flight <div class="node-body video-body">Step back in time with Rick Kennedy, GE Aviation's recently retired media relations director, as he recounts the amazing story of how GE got into the jet engine business – beginning around 1919. </div> <div class="field-byline"> GE Aviation </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-aviations-100-year-history-chapter-1-reimagining-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/ge-aviations-100-year-history-chapter-1-reimagining-flight#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:37:00 +0000 1965098 at https://aviationweek.com AirAsia And CFM: Behind The Record Deal https://aviationweek.com/airasia-and-cfm-behind-record-deal <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Long before AirAsia made a record-breaking $23.1 billion purchase of engines and services from CFM International, the owners of the once-struggling airline had big plans to develop a low-cost carrier.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/HERO-Air-Asia-1080x640.png?1566245886" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/airasia-and-cfm-behind-record-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:33:00 +0000 1965097 at https://aviationweek.com GMF Aeroasia Expands CFM56 Overhaul Capability With New CFM Agreement https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/gmf-aeroasia-expands-cfm56-overhaul-capability-new-cfm-agreemen <div class="field-byline"> GE Aviation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesia’s PT Garuda Maintenance Facility AeroAsia (GMF AeroAsia) and CFM International recently signed a Material Service Agreement.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/gmf-aeroasia-expands-cfm56-overhaul-capability-new-cfm-agreemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/gmf-aeroasia-expands-cfm56-overhaul-capability-new-cfm-agreemen#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:24:00 +0000 1965096 at https://aviationweek.com GEnx Engine Celebrates 15 Years https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/genx-engine-celebrates-15-years <div class="node-body article-body">The GEnx engine, the fastest selling widebody engine that GE Aviation has ever produced, marked its 15th year since its launch in April 2004.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/genx-engine-celebrates-15-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/genx-engine-celebrates-15-years#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Global Fri, 09 Aug 2019 09:01:00 +0000 1965094 at https://aviationweek.com IATA Agreement Not Slowing GE Aviation’s MRO Surge https://aviationweek.com/iata-agreement-not-slowing-ge-aviation-s-mro-surge <div class="node-body link-body">CFM and GE executives speak about the market affects of the CFM-IATA agreement that became effective in February.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/CFM56-7B-v1-1.jpg?1565042266" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/iata-agreement-not-slowing-ge-aviation-s-mro-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Mon, 05 Aug 2019 21:55:00 +0000 1964862 at https://aviationweek.com More than the sum of the parts https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/more-sum-parts-1 <div class="node-body article-body">When an airline decides to either switch or extend its aircraft fleet, it needs to ensure that it has the right amount of stock in place to support however many aircraft it is taking on.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/more-sum-parts-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/optimizing-engines-through-lifecycle/more-sum-parts-1#comments Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:50:00 +0000 1963805 at https://aviationweek.com Embraer GE at 100: Taking Power to the Skies https://aviationweek.com/ge100 <div class="node-body link-body"><p>GE Aviation has remained at the forefront of aerospace propulsion for much of its first century. We look at the major milestones in generations of turbojets, turbofans and turboshafts.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/0225AWMainPhoto.jpg?1565076577" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/ge100" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asset Utilization Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Commercial Aviation Fri, 12 Jul 2019 08:23:00 +0000 1963802 at https://aviationweek.com GE Offers Agreement To Cut CF34-10E Shop Visit Cost By 30% https://aviationweek.com/ge-offers-agreement-cut-cf34-10e-shop-visit-cost-30 <div class="node-body link-body">Azorra launches new program enabled by reliability of regional aircraft engine.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/CF34-10E%20Engine.jpg?1562860636" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/ge-offers-agreement-cut-cf34-10e-shop-visit-cost-30" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:54:00 +0000 1963747 at https://aviationweek.com OEM’s Reach Into MRO Seen Having Few Negative Impacts https://aviationweek.com/oem-s-reach-mro-seen-having-few-negative-impacts <div class="node-body link-body">The reach and impact of OEMs in the aftermarket is being increasingly felt but analysts are not seeing many negative implications yet.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="https://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/MR-PRODSUPPORT_AAR.jpg?1562106490" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/oem-s-reach-mro-seen-having-few-negative-impacts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Optimizing Engines Through the Lifecycle Tue, 02 Jul 2019 22:24:00 +0000 1963405 at https://aviationweek.com