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Hainan Airlines : CFM Sign $4.2 Billion MOU For Leap-1a Engines and services
11/01/2018 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of HNA Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with CFM International for the purchase of LEAP-1A engines ...


Olivier Le Merrer appointed Executive Vice-President, Support and Services of Safran Helicopter Engines
10/01/2018 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Safran Helicopter Engines has appointed Olivier Le Merrer as Executive Vice-President, Support and & Services. Olivier succeeds Franck Saudo who has been appointed...


ArianeGroup becomes a key player in space surveillance for French Joint Space Command
20/12/2017 | AEROCONTACT | SPACE

ArianeGroup has developed unique expertise in the detection and surveillance of objects in space, with its global ‘GEOTracker' networkThe company is providin...


Philippe Bardol appointed General Delegate for China and CEO of Safran China
05/12/2017 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Philippe Bardol has been named General Delegate for China and Chief Executive Officer of Safran China. He replaces Kenning Liu, who has retired.Philippe Bardol st...


29/11/2017 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Safran, which is already involved in the development of biofuels for aeronautics, is supporting an initiative led by the Masdar Institute’s Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium (SBRC) in the Abu Dhabi desert to produce a salicornia-based biofuel. This sector is a part of a comprehensiv...


Safran undertakes to make airplanes quieter
23/11/2017 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

In April 2017, Safran and the acoustics laboratory of Le Mans University in France inaugurated an industrial research unit specializing in innovative acoustics materia...


CFM56 Fleet Surpasses 500 Million Flight Cycles
02/11/2017 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Maintains highest reliability in the industry with nearly 1,900 engines still to be deliveredCFM International’s ubiquitous CFM56 engine fleet has surpassed 500 ...


Safran and Paris-Sud University sign partnership agreement
16/10/2017 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Jean-Luc Bérard, Safran's Executive Vice President for Human Resources, and Sylvie Retailleau, President of Paris-Sud University, today signed a partnership...


09/10/2017 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The Cathay Pacific Group and CFM International have finalized an order for the advanced LEAP-1A engine to power the Group's 32 new Airbus A321neo aircraft. The engine order is valued at nearly US$1 billion at list price, with delivery scheduled from 2020.The aircraft will be operated by Catha...


AFI KLM E&M ready to support First LEAP Operations
02/10/2017 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

MRO Group rolls out range of dedicated MRO solutions for new-generation powerplant from engine-maker CFM International.AFI KLM E&M has extended its capability list...